The YWCA Northeastern Massachusetts – A Voice for Women & Girls

Fall Fest 2018

Attend the YWCA’s Fall Fest…

When:  Thursday, October 4, 2018

Where:  YWCA Camp Y-Wood, 58 Liberty Street, Salem, NH

Time: 5:30 to 9 p.m.

Cost: $100 per reservation.  Make Reservations Here!

Fall Fest is a fun evening event outdoors under the autumn sky, featuring craft beer tasting, live music by the WOBBLIES, great food and a silent auction [with Patriot’s tickets and much more!].  This year, proceeds from Fall Fest will go toward re-opening Camp Y-Wood.

Support the Re-opening of YWCA Camp Y-Wood…Y-Woodn’t You!

  • Be a Fall Fest Sponsor
  • Attend the Event
  • Can’t attend?  Donate to the event
  • Donate an item or completed basket to the Fall Fest Silent Auction

Every summer, 150 children from low-income working families in Lawrence and Haverhill enjoy a special experience at the YWCA summer day camp. Camp Y-Wood is a 22-acre, grassy, “electronics-free zone,” located on Captain’s Pond in Salem, N.H.  But this past summer, there are no happy Y-Wood Campers. No happy Camp Director. No happy counselors. No learning about nature. No sports and games in the grass. No Red Cross swim lessons. No learning to paddle on Captain’s Pond . . . No Camp Y-Wood.

Sadly, Camp Y-Wood was not open this past summer due to damage from last winter’s weather. Heavy trees fell on two buildings during winter storms and more trees fell throughout the campsite necessitating many repairs. We must raise an additional $40,000 in order to complete roof repairs, replace plumbing fixtures, and replace old failed underground pipes on the property.

Ways to Get Involved and Support Fall Fest

There are several ways you can get involved with the event, click below for more details…

Sponsor the Event!
Sponsorship deadlines are on or before Friday, August 31st.

Attend the Event!
Make your reservations on or before Friday, September 14th.

Donate to the Event!
Unable to sponsor or attend the event?  Make a donation anytime!

Give an Item or Basket to the Silent Auction!
Silent Auction deadlines are on or before Friday, September 14th.

If you have additional questions, contact Renee McGuire or  Janice Valverde.