Charity & Grassroots in Amarillo

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For close to half a century, Circus Gatti has given children of all ages eye-widening ecstasy with family-friendly shows filled with animals, clowns, magic, and highly skilled performers. With this deal, you'll get open seating for the troupe's 2011 show Pushing The Limits, where eyes can feast on Bollywood-style dancing elephants, ponies prancing in harmony, and canine gymnasts performing feats of elite athleticism. Audience members can also gasp and fist-pump as expert acrobats perform physics-defying stunts while soaring through the air. Between awe-inspiring acts by animals and people alike, spectators can partake in abdominal-toning laughter thanks to the crazy antics and gags of internationally acclaimed funnyman Laughing Leo.

401 SE 2nd Ave
Amarillo,
TX
US

YMCA of Amarillo has opened its doors to peoples of all faiths, races, income levels, and abilities since 1937. Today staffers continue to uphold the YMCA’s core values of honesty, acceptance, and fairness as they ensure each location is a safe place for members to play, exercise, and strengthen family bonds weakened by overzealous games of Monopoly. Adults can take aquatic, boot-camp, and Zumba classes or workout within fitness centers filled with cardio and strength-training equipment. Kids, meanwhile, can join in on youth basketball and soccer matches or stimulate their imagination, mental development, and growth in afterschool programs, homework-assistance sessions, and art classes. To help guests of all ages get in touch with their creative sides, local artists host writing groups, dance courses, and photography classes.

YMCA of Amarillo emphasizes the importance of cultural enrichment in their community as well—they partner with such community-based organizations as Boy Scouts of America, Lone Star Ballet, and Amarillo Opera. They also further strengthen the community by offering much-needed funding to children and families who cannot afford the full cost of any of these progressive programs.

609 S Carolina St
Amarillo,
TX
US

The aqua buffs at Water Still purify their high-grade, healthful H2O with a process dubbed Ultra Premium Vapor Distillation. The staff believes that the chemicals and malevolent substances found swirling through common tap water can lead to diseases and ailments of the body, so Water Still enables clients to quench everyday thirst with distilled water and other beverages made from distilled water. The crew of drink chefs steeps 20 flavors of tea, both sweet and unsweet, in their well-scoured water using a proprietary brewing process that cannot be duplicated by scientists or even the most up-to-date xerox machine. Water Still has been concocting its specialty liquid solutions since 1989 and also freezes and purveys ice, which comes in cubes, nuggets, and crushed form.

4502 Bell St
Amarillo,
TX
US