To inspire, nurture, and strengthen culturally vibrant communities through youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility.
From board members to youth sports coaches to smiling greeters, volunteers are the heart of the Y. Hundreds of business leaders, community members, parents, teens, and so many more dedicate their time and talent to strengthening their local community through youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility.
Every YMCA volunteer matters. Volunteering with the Y doesn’t just make the lives of others better, it changes yours, too. When you volunteer, you discover a sense of belonging as you work alongside others for a common cause. The Y is more than a gym or a fitness center or meeting space – we are a community that transforms lives.
Becoming a volunteer allows individuals to give back and learn something about themselves in the process. The Y is a nonprofit like no other. Get involved today.
Volunteer work is conditional on availability of role as well as completion of volunteer application, satisfactory reference checks, cleared background check, Child Abuse Prevention Training and any other role applicable trainings that may be required.
Start by submitting your volunteer application. Our staff will contact you 1-2 weeks later with information on trainings and next steps.
With a variety of volunteer projects to choose from, we’ve got something for everyone. No matter which opportunity fits you best, your support will have a lasting impact. Contact your local branch for details on how you can get involved or even start a new volunteer effort!
If you work for a Matching Gift Company, contact your HR department to find out how to submit your Volunteer Hours Match Grant to make your volunteer time go even further through a financial gift from your company!