Support The Gateway Family YMCA; Shop Whole Foods Market

Whole Body, Whole Family, Whole Community.

Union, NJ, September 15, 2014 --( Support The Gateway Family YMCA by shopping at Whole Foods Market on Tuesday, September 23. Whole Foods Market will donate 5% of its net sales to the Y to benefit the YMCA Financial Assistance Fund and Community Outreach Programs such as Early Learning Readiness, Diabetes Prevention and Summer Learning Loss. To directly benefit The Gateway Family YMCA, please visit the Whole Foods Market located at 2245 Springfield Avenue, Vauxhall, NJ.

When you shop at Whole Foods Market on Tuesday, September 23, save your receipt. If you are not a member of the Y, bring your Whole Foods Market receipt to The Gateway Family YMCA branches in Elizabeth, Rahway or Union by Tuesday, September 30, to receive a free trial month of YMCA membership. If you are currently a Y member, bring your receipt to receive four free guest passes.

By joining together, Whole Foods Market and The Gateway Family YMCA are helping strengthen our community through advocating healthy living. Follow them on Facebook and Twitter for three tips per week that focus on healthy living. You’ll find exercise and food choice recommendations for a stronger body, great ideas for building stronger bonds with family members and meaningful ways to engage and give back to our community.

From Exercise to Education, Volleyball to Volunteerism, Fitness to Financial Assistance, the Y doesn’t just strengthen bodies – it strengthens people, families and our community. Give, join, volunteer and do so much more.

For more information about The Gateway Family YMCA, please visit or contact the Elizabeth Branch at 908-355-9622, the Five Points Branch at 908-688-9622, the Rahway Branch at 732-, or the Wellness Center Branch at 908-349-9622.
The Gateway Family YMCA
Colleen Clayton