The MaxStrong Memorial Fund Serving our community


Saving Lives by

Teaching Life Lessons.

1/23/2017  The MaxStrong Memorial Fund gifted the Blocker Family YMCA with $7,000 to provide financial assistance to 200 children in our community who need to learn how to swim in 2017.  Together, we are making it possible for any child to learn how to swim and be safe in the water.

August 19, 2016, Robin Gregory, Xenith Bank presented the Y on Granby with the Pathway Partners Grant for $2,500.  Partnering with the MaxStrong Memorial Fund to ensure our children stay safe in the water by learning to swim.

2016 MaxStrong Memorial Golf Tournament.

THANK you to our golfers, vendors, and volunteers. Together, we are making a difference.

Saving Lives by Teaching Life Lessons.

On Oct. 5, 2017 I had the opportunity to ask Magic Johnson how I can continue to grow the MaxStrong Memorial Fund, Click on link to see his answer:

             Magic Johnson

November 30, 2017, Robyn Gregory, Xenith Bank presented the MaxStrong Memorial Fund with a $1,800 Grant for the Blocker Family YMCA to provide financial assistance to children who need to learn to swim.

Together, we are making a difference.

June 22, 2016, Michelle Hobbs, BB&T, delivered 100 "swim packs", to the Y on Granby for the recipients of the MaxStrong Memorial Fund. The Lighthouse Project provided the swim packs that included a beach towel and water bottle to our swimmers.

2013 Annual giving campaign for the MaxStrong Memorial Fund. The 1st annual #MaxStrong Memorial Golf Tournament.  Together we raised a total of $7,258.55, $5,683.55 from the golf tournament and $1,575.00 in donations.  All the proceeds were donated the Y on Granby, serving 100 children.


October, 15, 2017, 5th annual MaxStrong Golf Tournament.

THANK YOU to our golfers, volunteers, vendors and the local community that continues to support us.

Ensuring our children stay safe in the water by learning to swim.

2014 Annual giving campaign for the MaxStrong Memorial Fund.  We held the 2nd annual #MaxStrong Memorial Golf Tournament. Another successful campaign, we raised a total of $6,825.00, $4,618.00 from the golf tournament and $2,207.00 in donations.  All the proceeds were donated the Y on Granby serving 100 children.

2015 Annual giving campaign for the MaxStrong Memorial fund.  3rd annual #MaxStrong Memorial Golf Tournament and exceeded our goals.  A community project that raised a total of $11,480, $7,480.00 from the golf tournament and $4,000 in donations.  We donated $7,480.00 to the Y on Granby and $4,000.00 to the Blocker Family YMCA, serving 157 children.

LaSalle Blanks, 13NewNow interviewed Walter and Pam Salzman for Making Your Mark segment, aired on Friday 9/23/2016. 

4,500 views on facebook.

In 2016 we served  children at the Y on Granby and the Blocker Family YMCA.  THANK YOU to our 2016 MaxStrong Memorial Golf Tournament supporters.

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December 6, 2017, gifted the Y on Granby and the Blocker Family YMCA a total of $12,000 in 2017.

Ensuring the children of our community have the opportunity to stay safe in the water by learning to swim.

Saving Lives by Teaching Life Lessons.