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General New Y Pres


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General presentation of the New YMCA Capital Campaign for the Grand Traverse Bay YMCA, Garfield Twp, Michigan

General presentation of the New YMCA Capital Campaign for the Grand Traverse Bay YMCA, Garfield Twp, Michigan

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  • 1. The New YMCA:
    A New Vision for the Grand Traverse Region
    Presented to:
    Grand Traverse Regional
    Community Foundation
    March 13, 2007
    Concept picture represents essential phase of master plan.
    We are in partnership with:
  • 2. An Overview of
    The Current Y:
    What are we doing now in the region?
  • 3. Grand Traverse Bay Young Men’s Christian Association (YMCA)
    Founded in 1964
    "To put Judeo-Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind, and body for all.“
    Independent of Y-USA
    “We build strong kids, strong families, strong communities.”
    The Y Today
  • 4. The Y Today
    11,000 Program Usersin 65 programs
  • 5. The Y Today2,500 Members here &Over 21,000,000 in USA!
  • 6. Values Education::
    Caring Honesty Respect Responsibility
    The Y Today
  • 7. 270,000 Annual Usages or
    700 Every Day!
    The Y Today
  • 8. $112,000 Scholarship Assistance:
    No One Denied!
    The Y Today
  • 9. 494 Volunteers giving
    32,864hours each year!
    The Y Today
  • 10. 2,282Adults Users with
    360 Senior Users Annually
    The Y Today
  • 11. The Y Today
    The Grand Traverse Bay YMCA operates its over 65 programs at
    3 Facilities inc. 40 acre woods, 2.5 acre property, 1 rented building, and gymnasiums and athletic fields through out the region.
  • 12. Why a New Y?
  • 13. PROBLEM #1:
    40% of 7th graders can’t swim 25 yards to save their life or the life of a friend.
    The New Y!
    IMPACT: 2,000 kids in the five county region will learn to swim each year at the New Y!
  • 14. PROBLEM #2:
    There is NO family oriented full-service recreational facility in our entire five county region.
    The New Y!
    921 users
    728 users
    Grand Traverse:
    12,814 users
    728 users
    669 users
    2,341 users
    IMPACT: 4,000 additional members and program users from throughout the region will enjoy the New Y!
  • 15. PROBLEM #3:
    Throughout our region, there is a lack of affordable quality year round day care.
    The New Y!
    IMPACT: 80 additional families will have their day care needs met at the New Y!
  • 16. PROBLEM #4:
    Youth obesity is on the rise, and regional health is on the decline.
    The New Y!
    IMPACT: 1,000 families from the five county region will enjoy new health & fitness services at the New Y!
  • 17. PROBLEM #5:
    Teens need a fun, safe, positive place to grow.
    The New Y!
    IMPACT: 1,000 additional teens from the Grand Traverse Region will have a place of their own at the New Y!
  • 18. PROBLEM #6:
    There is NO regional facility where everyone is welcome, regardless of ability to pay.
    The New Y!
    Every kid deserves a Y!
    IMPACT: 1,000 additional families will benefit from our “No One Denied” financial assistance policy at the New Y!
  • 19. 175,000 sq.ft., $25.5 million master plan to be built as donations are given.
  • 20. Essential Phase Exterior
    Concept drawing from view of Meijer Athletic Fields
    October 2009
    Essential phase = $14.5 million for 89,900 sq. ft.
  • 21. Construction is complete on the athletic fields at the future site of the new Grand Traverse Bay YMCA on 3700 Silver Lake Road in Garfield Township.
    New electronic sign installed and working.
  • 22. The New Y – Main Level
    2 wood floor gymnasiums
    Administrative area
    Day Care & Child Watch secured areas
    Individual & Family
    Locker rooms
    4 pools – 1st phase
  • 23. The New Y – Upper Level
  • Main Lobby:
  • 31. Fitness Center: 18,624 sq ft serving 6,000 members
    The indoor track will go through the Fitness Center.
  • 32. Approximately 1/10 mile indoor track (~10 laps per mile) in a 19,180 sq. ft. gymnasium
  • 33. AQUATICS CENTER 26,576 sq ft
    serving 7,500 Kids
  • 34. Child Care Center:
    5,454 sq ft serving 300 Kids
  • 35. We need your support!
    $14.5 million
    $12.0 million
    $ 5,381,291
    $ 6,618,709
    Total Essential Phase Cost:
    Donations needed:
    Donations to date:
    Current Balance of:
  • 36. Yes, you can give on-line!
    More YMCA information at:
    March 2010