About the Y

Read more about how we’ve revitalized our brand.

To learn more about who we are and our work in Youth Development, Healthy Living and Social Responsibility, visit our About Us page. For statistics and additional background information, also see our History and Organizational Profile pages.

Media Resources

For media inquiries, please contact us at 312-419-8418 or media@ymca.net.

Note: For registered members of the media only.
To download images and b-roll, register to use our Brand Resource Center. Registering is easy; once you’ve created a login using your name and media affiliation, we’ll activate your account within 24 hours.


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