This spring marks the Greater Wyoming Valley Area YMCA ‘s 5th Annual Kentucky Derby Gala fundraiser to support early learning programs. They aim to surpass last year’s milestone of $100,000 as they gear up for another exciting event this year! Mark your calendars for the annual Kentucky Derby gathering on May 4th, hosted at the prestigious Westmoreland Club in Wilkes-Barre.

You can show your support for the GWVA YMCA by participating in the event’s raffle, featuring an incredible grand prize sponsored by Sundance Vacations: a $6,000 trip gift certificate to Disney or a destination of your choice, or $5,000 in cash. Don’t worry about being present to win—the excitement extends to all ticket purchasers.

The Greater Wyoming Valley Area YMCA emphasizes its unwavering commitment to community support: “In times of crisis, our Y stands ready with open arms and caring hearts. Thanks to generous donors like you, we’re making significant strides in our region, providing safe, nurturing spaces for children to learn, grow, and thrive.”

About the Greater Wyoming Valley Area YMCA

The YMCA is dedicated to youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility. With a focus on nurturing potential, promoting wellness, and supporting communities, the YMCA has remained a steadfast pillar for 160 years. By putting Christian principles into action, they empower individuals to make healthy choices, inspire mentorship, and foster communal unity for the greater good. For those interested in making a difference beyond the event, consider contributing through one-time or recurring donations via the YMCA’s donation page, selecting the campaign that resonates with you most.

About Sundance Vacations

Seeking to change the way travel companies do business, Sundance Vacations was co-founded in 1991 by the husband-and-wife partnership of John and Tina Dowd. Sundance is home to over 300 employees across its locations in Wilkes-Barre, PA; Hazleton, PA; Harrisburg, PA; King of Prussia, PA; Pittsburgh, PA; Tamaqua, PA; Shamokin, PA; and Parsippany, NJ. To learn more about Sundance and our amazing vacation options, visit

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Sundance Vacations Supports YMCA Kentucky Derby Gala
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Sundance Vacations Supports YMCA Kentucky Derby Gala
Sundance Vacations showed support for the Greater Wyoming Valley Area YMCA as the grand prize sponsor for the 5th Annual Kentucky Derby Gala.
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