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YOU'RE PART OF OUR STORY

In communities across the country, individuals are growing, learning and thriving with support from the Y. Their journeys make up our story. Whether you choose to give, join, volunteer, or share your own experience, we're excited for you to become part of our story, too. The Y. So Much More™

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WE'RE MORE THAN A GYM. WE'RE A CAUSE.

Our cause is to strengthen communities, and that starts with making sure everyone has the opportunity to reach their potential. With programs and services from A to Z, the Y is nonprofit helping kids, adults and families in 10,000 neighborhoods nationwide.

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TOGETHER,
WE CAN ACHIEVE SO MUCH MORE.

From advocacy to youth development, the Y is committed to strengthening individuals. With your help, we can do so much more and help so many more people. Every gift makes a difference. Everyone has a role to play.

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YOUR GIFT HELPS STRENGTHEN COMMUNITIES

YOUTH DEVELOPMENT

Nurturing the development of 9 million children

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HEALTHY LIVING

Partnering to make 39,000 changes in communities to improve health

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SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY

Fostering growth in more than 10,000 communities nationwide

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MAKE A DIFFERENCE

Across the U.S., more than 500,000 Y volunteers help people of all ages 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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YOUR STORY

Your story has the potential to motivate others. It can bring people together to invest in our kids, our health and our neighbors. Please share your story about how the Y has impacted you, whether it's from yesterday or years ago. You never know whom it will inspire.

The Y. So Much More™

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SEE HOW THE Y IS CHANGING LIVES.

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YOUR PHOTO

The Y stands for more than four simple letters. From A to Z, the Y offers programs and services that help people do so much more. What does the Y mean to you? C for community? H for health? F for family fun? Enter your photo for a chance to WIN a trip to see Catapult Entertainment, the famous shadow dance troupe, on their national tour.

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INSPIRED STORIES

Catapult Entertainment, the shadow dance troupe that won the hearts of viewers on "America's Got Talent," helped shine a light on all the Y does to strengthen communities nationwide.

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Nurturing Potential of Today's Youth

Leading the Way to Healthy Living

Supporting Our Neighbors

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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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