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YMCA to Launch "Day of Giving" on March 3rd

Raise Funds to Provide Scholarships for Families
Posted at 11:18 AM, Feb 29, 2020
and last updated 2020-02-29 12:18:58-05

TULSA, Okla. — The YMCA is of Greater Tulsa is launching "Day of Giving" to raise money that will be provided for families who otherwise might not be able to afford programs or a membership at the Y.

The campaign will kick off on Tuesday, March 3.

"We are going to visit businesses and individuals throughout the course of the day... to be able to have conversations with them about the work of the YMCA," explained Kyle Wilkes, the vice president of mission advancement.

The goal is to raise $500,000. All the money will go toward financial assistance.

"We gave away $1.7 million in scholarships last year," said Wilkes.

If you wish to donate and participate on Day of Giving to support the YMCA, visit its website.

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