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YMCA of York and York County set to host the 2019 “LIVESTRONG at the YMCA” Gala at the Wyndham Garde

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July 25, 2019
The YMCA of York and York will host its annual “LIVESTRONG at the YMCA” Gala on Saturday, October 19, 2019 at the Wyndham Garden York. The evening will highlight the past, present, and future of the “LIVESTRONG at the YMCA” program and discuss its goal of improving the lives of cancer survivors as they regain their physical, emotional, and spiritual strength.
 
This year, the keynote speaker will be Karen Mills, a comedian, guest speaker, and cancer survivor.
 
The evening begins at 5 p.m. with a cocktail hour. Dinner will begin at 5:45 p.m. with the program beginning shortly after. Also included will be a live band and DJ, a photo booth, and silent/live auctions.
 
The Black Tie Gala will be hosted at the Wyndham Garden, 2000 Loucks Road in York, PA. Individual Gala dinner tickets are $100 per person – “early bird” through August 31st, $125 per person – starting September 1st. 
 
“It’s a night to remember,” says Larry Richardson, President/CEO. “To see everyone dressed up in their finest attire coming together for an evening with the common goal to raise money to benefit the program for cancer survivors is truly something that you have to witness.”
 
To register an individual or to become a gala sponsor visit http://yorkcoymca.org/golfandgala/ and download the official entry forms.
 
For more information on this event or the LIVESTRONG at the YMCA program, contact Joe Kirkenir at 717-812-0119 x300 or jkirkenir@yorkcoymca.org.
 
About LIVESTRONG
 
Since 2007, LIVESTRONG Foundation has partnered with the YMCA of the USA to create LIVESTRONG at the YMCA, a 12-week physical activity program designed to get survivors back on their feet.
 
About the Y
The YMCA of York and York County is one of the nation’s leading nonprofits, strengthening communities through youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility. Serving over 65,000 people in the greater York region with over 13,000 annual active members, the Y engages men, women, and children, regardless of age, income, or background, to nurture the potential of children and teens, improve the region’s health and well-being, and provide opportunities to give back and support neighbors. Anchored in the York community for over 164 years, the Y has long-standing relationships and a physical presence not just to promise, but to deliver, lasting personal and social change.
 

Contact:
Zack Newby
Development and Marketing Assistant
YMCA of York and York County 
90 N. Newberry Street, York, PA 17401
P: 717-812-0119, Ext. 304
F: 717-845-7286
C: 717-880-7173
www.yorkcoymca.org