When kids are out of school, they can face hurdles that prevent them from reaching their full potential. Nationwide, the Y helps over nine million youth to hop gaps in hunger, health, learning, water safety and safe spaces. We provide a place to stay healthy,
build friendships, and achieve more – all while having fun!
The Y. So Much More™
WE'RE MORE THAN A PLACE. WE'RE A CAUSE.
In addition to the heart-pumping workouts you may know us for, the Y offers heart-filled help as a nonprofit focused on strengthening community. We help kids, adults and families from all walks of life reach their goals and contribute to solutions that improve communities. Through programs and services like diabetes prevention, afterschool tutoring, volunteering, vocational training and more, the Y provides people with endless opportunities to achieve more.
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WE CAN ACHIEVE SO MUCH MORE.
From cycling classes to civic engagement, the Y offers programs that keep communities active and thriving. With your help, we can do so much more and help so many more people. Every gift makes a difference.
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YOUR GIFT HELPS STRENGTHEN COMMUNITIES
MAKE A DIFFERENCE
Across the U.S., communities are growing stronger with the help of people just like you. Six hundred thousand Y volunteers help people of all ages and from all walks of life get the resources and support they need to be healthy, confident, connected and secure. Whether it's coaching sports, teaching classes, raising funds or extending a hand to kids or adults, there’s so much you can do to help.
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At the Y, you're not just a member—you're part of a community. Our mission is to help you and your family achieve a balance of spirit, mind and body by encouraging good health, fostering connections with friends and giving back for a stronger community.
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