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Schumer, Gillibrand Announcement

SANDS FAMILY YMCA TO RECEIVE $1 MILLION IN CONGRESSIONAL FUNDING

We are beyond grateful for the leadership from New York State Senators Charles Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand leadership in delivering funding through the recently-announced Federal Spending Package. This funding will support our Sands Family YMCA.

 SANDS FAMILY FOUNDATION TO SUPPORT NEW CANANDAIGUA YMCA WITH HISTORIC $13.5 MILLION GIFT

SANDS FAMILY FOUNDATION TO SUPPORT NEW CANANDAIGUA YMCA

The YMCA is pleased to announce its plans to build a new facility thanks to a historic $13.5 million gift from the Sands Family Foundation. The gift represents $12 million for the construction of the new Y, with a generous 2:1 match for fundraising purposes, and up to $1.5 million in operational support.

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SEE CONSTRUCTION PROGRESS

See the progress on the construction of the new Sands Family YMCA. Check back as new pictures are added frequently.

Getting to Know the Sands Family YMCA

GET TO KNOW THE SANDS FAMILY YMCA

The new 75,000-square-foot facility, will allow the YMCA to fully realize its mission-critical potential of serving individuals of all ages and stages of life. A YMCA plays a central part in any community, and Canandaigua is no exception. Ground broke in Spring of 2022, with plans to open in the Fall of 2023.