Volunteering by the Numbers
233,000 In Our Communities
Over 233,000 people of all backgrounds and skills volunteer their time and talent for Ys across the country.
27% More Likely to Find Work
Volunteers are 27% more likely to find a job after being out of work than non-volunteers.
50% Less Likely to Drop Out
When young people volunteer, their likelihood of dropping out of school is cut in half.
Make a difference on behalf of your company or organization, while building relationships with your colleagues. Our corporate volunteer opportunities enable employees to put their leadership skills to use for the greater good, like organizing a clothing drive, distributing nutritious meals or building a playground.
Join us in Strengthening Communities
Ready to make an impact in your community and in the lives of others? Learn how you can get involved.
Participate in fun service projects that are designed to be a simple and rewarding way to give back and support your neighbors.
Work at the Y
Help empower children and teens, improve people's health and well-being, and inspire action in your community.
Search for the Y closest to you, and visit their website to learn how to get involved today.