Volunteerism and the YMCA

Help Us Serve Our Community

Why Volunteer? According to Nonprofitssource.com, volunteering is one of the most important and beneficial actions that we can take as human beings. Our ability to give of our time and talents can make an immense difference in the communities that w... Read More

Keeping Family Time Fun While Home

Activities for the whole family to enjoy!

Schools, attractions, and community staples have been closed or limiting visitors for weeks now, and the general recommendation is for everyone to take this time to stay home and stay healthy! The thought of this unexpected, weeks-long period at hom... Read More

This is Y…

The Y is for Youth!

176 YEARS AND COUNTING The YMCA was started by volunteer, George Williams in London in 1844. Over the next few decades, the YMCA served others through volunteer recruitment during the Civil War, opened YMCA's to serve student bodies at Universities,... Read More

Communities Coming Together

Thank you to our community partners!

Summer looked a little different this year at the YMCA and our surrounding communities. Instead of hundreds of kids at day camp, we had small, socially distanced groups at our new childcare programs. Despite the changes, we were still able to make an... Read More

YMCA Childcare Provided Relief For Essential Workers

Essential workers needed childcare during the COVID-19 pandemic and the Y answered the call for help

Stay-At-Home Order When the COVID-19 pandemic struck and the Indiana stay-at-home order was issued in March, many families – especially those who were considered essential workers – were left scrambling to find childcare. YMCA of Greater Indiana... Read More