The YMCA is the leading nonprofit committed to strengthening individuals and communities across the country. At the Y, we’re here to help you find your “why” – your greater sense of purpose – by connecting you with opportunities to improve your health, support young people, make new friends and contribute to a stronger, more cohesive community for all.
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Each year, we strive to transform lives and strengthen communities worldwide.
Across the U.S., our Ys reach millions of people in 10,000 communities.
We provide millions of pounds of groceries to families each month.
Our day and overnight camps empowered kids by building lifelong skills, confidence and friendships.
Ys reach millions of people across 50 states, plus the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico.
We are committed to strengthening communities. Learn more about our mission, vision and the core values that guide us each and every day.
Find your purpose and fuel your passion with a career at the Y.
When you support the Y – the leading nonprofit committed to strengthening communities – you give young people a chance at a better future, foster healthy lifestyles and help build vibrant communities right where you live.