Spirit Award


The Spirit Award recognizes a child for his or her display of five character values:

Caring, Faith, Honesty, Respect, Responsibility

The Month of April is Spirit Award Nomination Month! Nominate a deserving child or teen by May 5th, 2023 for our Christian Emphasis Committee to consider for this year’s award.

Child’s family will receive a one-year household membership to the Y, plus a $200 program credit


Awards will be given to youth in three age groups:

  • 3rd-5th grades
  • 6th-8th grades
  • 9th-12th grades

Nominations can be made by teachers or administrators, pastors, friends, or anyone who serves as an influence in the life of a youth. Recipients of this award receive a one-year YMCA membership for themselves and their family, plus a $200 program credit. Nominations close November 20th.

To nominate a child, complete the online form below. For more information, contact Bruce Osborn, Director of Spiritual Development at 262-244-0085 or [email protected]