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Summit Area YMCA Celebrates National Volunteer Week April 24-28th!


The Summit YMCA is a volunteer-driven and volunteer led non-profit organization.  During National Volunteer Week, we honor and thank our volunteers who are integral to helping the Y achieve its mission. 

The key to our success rests in our volunteers who embody the spirit of greatness in all that they do. Thanks for your inspiring dedication and tremendous example to the world.

To show our gratitude, volunteers will be recognized during volunteer week.  Please join us in the festivities.

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Monday, April 24th
“We love our Volunteers!” Banner will be displayed as well as our Wall of Fame recognizing our brightest stars.  We’ll have balloons to represent how we expand and grow as we learn from others.

Tuesday, April 25th
Special poem will be dedicated to all our volunteers.  Sign up for volunteer opportunities at the Y and receive a free YMCA t-shirt.

Wednesday, April 26th
Join us for a Volunteer Happy Hour at 6:30 PM at Piattino’s Bistro in Summit and receive your specially designed volunteer t-shirt.

Thursday, April 27th
Each Y volunteer is worth a mint!  Stop by and guess how many mints (aka volunteers) are in the jar and win a prize.  As well, volunteer certificates will be awarded to our dedicated volunteers.

Friday, April 28th
Pick up your volunteer magnet at our branch.  Leave a personalized note to your favorite Y volunteer and each thank you note will be mailed directly to them!

For more information regarding Summit YMCA National Volunteer Week or volunteer opportunities, please contact Patty Facchinei at (908)273-3330 X1174 or

The Summit Area YMCA is one of area’s leading 501c3 organizations. Our programs and services are open to all through our financial assistance programs made possible through the generosity of our members, donors, staff and partners. To strengthen your community, please make your donation today at


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