In honor of 2019 being the 175th birthday of the YMCA, SOCIY is happy to announce that it will make a $1,000 grant available to a Y that posts a historical YMCA photo on Instagram and/or Twitter. One participating Y will be granted $1,000 to go towards future programming at their Y. It all starts at General Assembly and ends August 31st. So start looking for that Y historical photo in your community! They may be in scrapbooks, boxes or attics, behind desks, in hallways, or with longtime friends, staff and volunteers. Photos can be of historical programs, people or events.

Summary of Entry Requirements:

  • All YMCA's must first register for the Grant below
  • Photo Must depict historical activity in your Y community
  • All entries must be of historical photos of the Y and posted by a listed staff member of a YMCA
  • All entries must use both hashtags #SOCIY175 and #SWEEPSTAKES
  • All entries must be posted on Instagram and/or Twitter between July 19, 2019 and midnight August 31, 2019

Announcement of Winner

  • We will randomly select one YMCA from the list of valid entries

SOCIY 175 Grant Sweepstakes

I am 18 years of age or older and a legal resident of the United States and a state other than Rhode Island. *
I am authorized to enter on behalf of my YMCA (and such YMCA is not located in Rhode Island). *
I have read, understand and agree to be bound by the Official Rules, including the Grant of Publicity Rights. *

( * = Required )

Review the Official Rules for more details regarding how to enter and win.

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