Pittsfield: YMCA announces Swimming for the Cause fundraiser


The Pittsfield Family YMCA announces the start of its Swimming for the Cause fundraiser to run from July 1-21. Sponsored by the Cranwell Resort, Spa and Golf Club, the second annual swim-a-thon will benefit the YMCA’s Facility Improvement Project which will renovate the Women’s Locker Room.

Supporting sponsors include Artisan Kitchen & Bath LLC, Canterbury Farms, Jane Iredale and ARC Investment Planning & Management! Prizes include Cranwell/YMCA memberships, Cranwell spa services, Swim Team Gear dollars, coaching sessions, golf packages, Cranwell overnight stay, ski passes, kayak rentals, ice skating, and cross country lessons.

Participants can register after the July 1 launch. Register at the Pittsfield Family YMCA or Cranwell and pick up a registration packet.

For those who participate at the Y, the cost is free for members and $10 for non-members. For those who participate at the Cranwell, the cost is $25 for members and non-members.

Participants are asked to obtain pledges and donations to support their efforts. To make a donation through PayPal, visit pittsfieldfamilyymca.org.


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