National Service Project
...in partnership with the
YMCA of the Seven Council Fires
The largest endeavor in the 100-year history of YMCA Alumni is in its second year on the Cheyenne River Sioux Reservation in South Dakota
YMCA Alumni partners with the YMCA of the Seven Council Fires for major project
YMCA Alumni members have raised more than $600,000 and hundreds of volunteers traveled to Dupree, S.D., home of the YMCA of the Seven Council Fires to ready the land, build the foundations and begin building a YMCA Tiny Home Village of four homes.on the property adjacent to the Y's small headquarters. The goal is to help alleviate some of the housing deficit on the reservation.
The volunteers, in addition, plan to build at least two "twigs," -- small Y branches in outlying communities on the vast reservation. Click the button below to visit the Case for Support website of the National Service Project for complete details. and to volunteer and/or donate. (Top photo by Randi Sidman Moore)