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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YMCA of the USA’s World Service Campaign is working in coordination with YMCA Ukraine, YMCA Europe and the World YMCA to help people and communities who are impacted by the ongoing conflict in Ukraine. Please consider making a gift to provide emergency support to YMCA Ukraine and learn how your next ride with Lyft can help the Y’s efforts.
As we celebrate Asian Pacific American Heritage Month in May, Trang Truong-Hill shares her family's experience as refugees who settled in the U.S. in the 1980s, challenges facing the Asian American community and how to be an ally to marginalized communities.
Learn more in the latest from our series, “Advancing Equity for All.”
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.
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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.