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Grill Meats the Healthy Way

Posted on July 27, 2015

When grilling, hazardous chemicals form. Some carcinogens in meats are concentrated in the fatty part of the meat, while others are formed when the fat drips onto coals, then they…

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Chandler Parent Date Night

Posted on July 24, 2015

Enjoy a date night while also supporting our Annual Community Support Campaign! One hundred percent of the proceeds from this night will help families in need in our community plus…

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Upcoming Events

Ahwatukee Foothills Family YMCA International Day of Friendship!

Jul 30, 2015
Ahwatukee Foothills Family YMCA

"Don't walk in front of me, I may not follow.  Don't walk behind me, I may not lead.  Walk beside me and be my friend." -Albert Camus Bring a Friend…

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Ross Farnsworth – East Valley Parent’s Night Out

Jul 31, 2015

Give your children a night of fun and enjoy a night to yourself. Your children will enjoy crafts, games, a movie and pizza!  Friday, July 31st from 5-9 pm. Ages 5-12,…

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Ross Farnsworth – East Valley Avengers Pool Party

Aug 1, 2015

All Teenagers Welcome Ross Farnsworth-East Valley YMCA The YMCA Teen Leaders Club invites all teenagers (ages 13-18) to a pizza and pool party. Come enjoy the last days of summer…

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For the Y, providing “every opportunity to reach farther” is a very real promise we make to this community. It means that your YMCA—an organization with the capacity and will to inspire positive and lasting social change—is pursuing a mission to do just that. So what does that mean for you?


It means reaching farther to help children and teens reach their full potential through value–based programs, including child care and educational programs, sports and activities, summer day camps, overnight camps, swim programs, teen leadership programs, events,
and clubs. Each opportunity builds skills, self-confidence, positive peer relationships—and unimagined successes.


It means providing every opportunity to help our members achieve their goals for peak health and well-being by offering unparalleled support, guidance, resources, and facilities. We know that our considerable expertise will lead hundreds to achieve their wellness goals and get on a path to a healthier life.


It means creating a community that reaches out to give back—helping our most vulnerable and deserving neighbors achieve their dreams for better lives. The YMCA’s social service programs—including initiatives in education, health, character-building, cultural understanding, leadership, vocational training, the arts and more—inspire hope, create new opportunities for success and meaningfully change futures.