Financial Assistance

Financial Assistance

Everyone is Welcome to Join Our Y Family


Through generous funding by members of our community, the Y provides scholarships, which are funded through financial assistance, to qualifying families. A limited amount of financial assistance is available through a confidential application process. To apply for financial assistance please fill complete our online application.

Apply online

Alternately, you can download and print our paper application. Complete the application and return to: 

 YMCA of Columbia-Willamette
 Association Services
 9500 SW Barbur Boulevard, Suite 200
 Portland, Oregon 97219
 F: 503.946.5009

YMCA Scholarship Awards

To speed the processing of your early childhood, school enrichment and day camp scholarship application, please make sure the application is returned complete with all required documentation. Remember to submit your application at least two weeks in advance. It may take two full weeks to process your application and awards are not retroactive.

Assessment and Award Process

Funds are the result of the generosity of YMCA supporters and are awarded without regard to race, religion, sex, national origin or status.

  • The evaluation process may take two weeks once the completed application has been received
  • Incomplete applications will be returned without processing
  • Scholarships are not retroactive
  • You will be notified of your scholarship award by mail

Contact Us

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Kelly Skopil.