With a presence in Québec since 1851, the YMCA aims to inspire and encourage everyone to reach their full potential, thrive and contribute to their community.
Achieve three personal goals and support accessibility and inclusion across all Y programs.
The YMCA Challenge is a festive, inclusive event held in Montreal and Quebec City by the YMCAs of Quebec Foundation. The event promotes physical, mental, and collective health in our communities while raising money for our financial assistance, Companion, and physical literacy programs.
After a very successful virtual event last year, we decided to transform this year’s edition into a hybrid event.
Before the pandemic, over 7,500 children, teens, and adults received more than $1.27 million in financial assistance annually. For this reason, reopening our programs and facilities over the course of 2022 will have a significant impact on requests for financial assistance. The YMCA Challenge will help address the needs of those who receive this financial aid.
By participating in the 2022 YMCA Challenge, you are doing something good for your own health and helping us support the health of kids, teens, adults, and families.
This year the money raised through the challenge will support: