We are offering an Essential Services Child Care Program in Penticton. To indicate your need for care, complete this survey

Our charity is responding to COVID-19 including temporarily closing all YMCA recreation facilities during this time. Child care, virtual early years community services and career development services will continue to run. The most recent information can be found at ymcaokanagan.ca/COVID19

Let's build a strong and healthy Okanagan.

Every person deserves the opportunity to lead a healthy life. Your generous support allows those who are less fortunate to participate in health, child care and life-building programs, regardless of financial circumstances, age or ability. Together, we can create a lasting, positive impact in the lives of children, teens, young adults and seniors in our community.

Boys swimmng at the Kelowna Family YMCA


registers one child in continuous swim lessons, ensuring equal access to learn a critical life skill and stay safe in our lakes.

Lady participating in group fitness class at the Kelowna Family YMCA


gives an older adult, at-risk of isolation, a place to belong, be active and connect with their community.

Mom and son in YMCA Child Care


ensures a low-income family can access affordable and nurturing child care so they can have peace of mind while at work.

school girl - YMCA Beyond the Bell


sponsors one vulnerable child’s participation in YMCA Beyond the Bell for an entire school year, gaining critical academic, social and development skills so they don’t fall through the gaps.

young people working together at the YMCA


provides funds for a youth leadership program to run for a full year, helping our young people to reach their full potential.

Thank you

Chairman's Round Table

Giving $1,000 or more qualifies you as a member of our Chairman’s Round Table program and annual recognition within YMCA of Okanagan.

You are just moments away from changing a life. Making a gift is quick and easy through our secure YMCA donation page. Your donation stays in the Okanagan and will go directly to the area you specify. Or, help us by providing a gift where the need is greatest. 

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