When our nation experienced a once-in-a-lifetime crisis, the Champaign Family YMCA rose to the challenge. When our building was forced to close, the Y didn't shut down - we pivoted to meet the emerging needs of our community by providing critical childcare to essential workers, meals to those most in need, diaper and blood drives, check-in calls to our community's seniors, and more. And when we were given the go-ahead to re-open, our Y was prepared and ready to offer our members and the entire community with resources and activities that fostered a much-needed sense of wholeness and normalcy:
Now more than ever, our community counts on the Y to stay healthy, happy and strong. We know that Champaign County values the Y and our mission, as proven by these new initiatives in 2020:
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