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Community Assistance Program

Our scholarship program provides membership and program assistance to children and families who may be undergoing financial hardship. At the YMCA, opportunities to participate in high quality, character-building programs exist for everyone in the Kanawha Valley. The Community Assistance Program, also referred to as our Scholarships, offers a sliding fee schedule designed to fit each

Full Day Out- Christmas Break

The Charleston Family YMCA will be offering Full Day Out Programs during Christmas Break while students are out of school. Snacks and lunch will be provided. Dates: December 19, 2016- January 2, 2017 (closed December 25 and January 1) Location: Charleston Family YMCA Time: Drop-off will begin at 7:00 a.m. Students must be picked-up by

Full Day Out- Thanksgiving Break

The Charleston Family YMCA will be offering Full Day Out Programs during Thanksgiving Break while students are out of school. Snacks and lunch will be provided. Dates: November 21-25 (closed November 24) Location: Charleston Family YMCA Time: Drop-off will begin at 7:00 a.m. Students must be picked-up by 6:00 p.m. Cost: The cost for members is

Toys For Tots

This holiday season, the Charleston Family YMCA will be participating as a collection location for Toys For Tots! The Toys For Tots Program aims to provide Christmas gifts to less fortunate children in the communities where the campaigns are being conducted. Donations bins for Toys for Tots are located in the lobby at the YMCA.

FREE Youth Tennis Lessons

The YMCA of Kanawha Valley will be providing FREE tennis Lessons for eight consecutive weeks this summer: at the City’s Courts on Edgewood Drive (Bottom of Edgewood Drive, across from Wendy’s)  (655 Washington St. West, Charleston, WV) June 13 –to– August 5 (Weekdays) For children ages 9 –to– 16. 30-minutes of personalized instruction Up to 30

Summer camps

Summer camps at the Y YMCA camp programs offer a fun and unique experience that gives children and teens the opportunity to have their best summer ever, by meeting new friends, exploring nature, discovering new interests, being physically active and creating memories that last a lifetime. Summer is the ideal time for kids to get

Keeping the Lights On Afterschool

Keeping the Lights on Afterschool The YMCA’s afterschool enrichment program offers children a safe and healthy place that benefits their wellness. Our efforts help kids stay engaged in a positive setting. During this small window of daily time, without structure, their development may suffer.

YMCA After School Enrichment Program

YMCA After School Enrichment Program The YMCA offers after school care, and it is much more than just playtime. Our After School Enrichment Program provides children with more time to develop through character and educational lessons, homework assistance, special fitness classes and more. The program's activities are designed to keep children engaged, learning and healthy, in a safe and