Small Y Network

Sponsor:  ORB Management

Are you a staff member or volunteer from a YMCA with a budget size of $2 million or under?  Not sure how all of this information at NAYDO can possibly apply to you?  Now there is an easy way to connect staff and volunteers from a Y similar to yours which can provide a powerful tool for your philanthropy efforts.  The NAYDO Council is pleased to offer several opportunities to make networking even easier.

Small Y Network Social Plus

Wednesday, April 26    
7:00 - 9:00 pm

Fee: $25 per person (Advance sign-up and fee required)
Includes light dinner

Casual get-together for getting acquainted, discussing/planning best workshops and Hot Topics to attend, sharing best practices and challenges, while enjoying a light dinner and a cash bar. Spouses and guests welcome.

Designated Seating at Meals

Thursday Luncheon, Eagle Awards Banquet, Friday Luncheon
Tables will be designated for the Small Y Network if you choose to sit together but not required.

Philanthropy Forum for Small Ys 

Friday, April 28    
3:45 - 5:00 pm


While designed for Ys with operating budgets of $2M and under, staff and volunteers from any smaller YMCA are welcome to join this networking opportunity. Participants will share what they have learned, brainstorm solutions to the challenges of implementation at their YMCAs, identify priorities for next steps and explore resources available.

SMY Designation on Workshops

Presenters were asked to indicate if their content is applicable to Small and Mid-Size YMCAs often without development staff. Look for SMY in the list of target audiences.