Armed Services YMCA El Paso
The Armed Services YMCA of El Paso is one of the oldest non-profit organizations in El Paso. Our main mission is to enhance the lives of service members and their families, in spirit, mind and body through programs relevant to the unique challenges of military life.

Causes: Children and Youth, Education, Veterans

2023 has been an unprecedented year filled with unique challenges- but it has also offered bright opportunities. Since the beginning of the year, with the help of generous donors and community partners, the Armed Services YMCA El Paso has had the honor and privilage of serving the El Paso military and civilian communities in a number of ways.

A few key highlights have been:

  • Serving 9,254 households of the Fort Bliss and El Paso communities 462,700 pounds of food in our Cost-Free Food Market
  • Providing critical consistencies for children via virtual and non-virtual platforms focusing on social, emotional and cognitive programming
  • Offering 11,900 meals to children in the community during the Summer months
  • Providing military and civilian families low-cost or free child care in our state licensed Child Development Center *Supplying 250 children with school supplies and lunch with our Back 2 School Bash

By supporting the Armed Services YMCA of El Paso this El Paso Giving Day, you are:

  • Providing complete Thanksgiving meals to service members and their families
  • Supporting our Junior Enlisted Family Center No-Cost-Thrift Store
  • Helping to continue our Cost-Free Food Market which provides free groceries to Fort Bliss and El Paso families
  • Sprinkling holiday magic over the families of Fort Bliss and El Paso by helping us purchase toys for 500 children

Please consider contributing to the Armed Services YMCA of El Paso this El Paso Giving Day. Help us serve those that serve.

2023 Summer Camp - "Beyond What the Eye Can See"
2023 Summer Camp with 1AD CAV Soldiers
2023 Healthy Kids Day Celebrating the Military Child
Operation Little Learners
Operation Holiday Joy Mr. Y Ruck March
Thanksgiving Meal Give Away