There’s HOPE For KIDS! at Flat Rock River YMCA Camp

Children of those affected by ALS get a free week of Camp HLC at Flat Rock River YMCA

Thirty-five children and teens from across the Midwest—more than 20 from Indiana, many siblings—who have had or have loved ones battling ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, a.ka. Lou Gehrig’s Disease), are attending the third Camp HLC at Flat R... Read More

Free wellness appointments pave the way to results

Y Wellness Coaches are available to help members achieve health goals Up to four complimentary wellness appointments are available for members to meet with Y wellness coaches. These knowledgeable coaches will sit down with you to discuss your curre... Read More

New YMCA World Fest to Kick Off Welcoming Week on September 13

Free event to feature global food vendors, music, sports and performances on Monument Circle

The YMCA of Greater Indianapolis will host a new event⎯the YMCA World Fest⎯on Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018, on Monument Circle. The free-to-attend celebration of culture will feature international food vendors, music, sports and performers and will k... Read More

Kids Can Explore Downtown Indy at YMCA’s New Bike Camp

Kids Love to Bike, We Want Them to be Safe

One of the greatest joys in life is to be able to jump on a bike, especially as a kid in the summer. What’s even better? Going to an all-new, week-long Bike Camp, where you can ride the Indianapolis Cultural Trail to parks, tour top attractions and... Read More

Indy Ninja Couple Thanks the YMCA for Their Inspiration

Life has been a series of obstacles for this American Ninja Warriors couple

Life has never been easy for me, it has been a series of obstacles. Maybe that is why I love obstacle course racing, climbing, gymnastics, and non-traditional sports. These sports have a few things in common, you fall, fail, and mentally push yoursel... Read More

Every now and then my husband is right about important things!

On her husbands encouragement Beth started a health journey that has transformed her life.

Read what Beth White has to say about her experience with Personal Training at the Ransburg Y: After having my son later in life, it became clear to me that I needed to take better care of myself. Especially while chasing after a toddler, I needed... Read More

Tee up for a good cause!

Tee up for a good cause!

Join us for our annual golf outing on Thursday, September 6. Registration begins at 10 am, with a shotgun start at noon. The outing takes place at Dye’s Walk Country Club on State Road 135 in Greenwood. For more information or to become a sponsor, ... Read More

Adult Sports Tournament starting next week

Jan 29 - Feb 26

Register today, if not already registered for H.O.R.S.E. Basketball / Chess / Ping Pong tournament. Cornhole Tournament is this Sunday at NOON in the Ransburg FAMILY GYM. For details, please contact Nicholas Coyle at ncoyle@indymca.org... Read More

Meet Your Preschool Teachers

Learn, Grow, and Thrive with our Preschool program!

Child Development experts agree: Attending a high-quality preschool program prepares children for kindergarten and beyond. At the YMCA, children will be exposed to high quality early learning curriculum where they also learn valuable social skills, a... Read More

Growing Biking Community Offers Resources for Cyclists

Bike-In Breakfasts and Lunch & Learns at the YMCA at the City Market help novice and veteran cycling commuters to the Downtown Indy

Free events and resource sessions find their home in the heart of Downtown Indianapolis at the YMCA at the City Market, home of the Indy Bike Hub, covering safety, events, best practices and more on the growing trend of biking a car-free lifestyle. ... Read More

Reduce Carbon Footprints and Increase Health with Bike to Work Day

The annual citywide event kicks off with food, activities, networking and more in the heart of Downtown Indianapolis

Biking to work is a growing trend in many major cities, including Indianapolis. IndyCog, CIBA, Indy Bike Trains and the YMCA at the City Market are just a few of the many local organizations that encourage and partner with cyclists to help Indiana re... Read More

Tragedy To Triumph

Member Inspiration - Leigh Young

June 13, 2017 was a day that changed Leigh Young’s life. Leigh was involved in a serious car accident in which she broke both femurs, both knees, her right ankle, her left arm and dislocated her left wrist. To say she is lucky to be alive is an und... Read More

Free Workout Wednesdays Return to Georgia Street

Free Workout Wednesdays on Georgia Street provide perfect lunchtime exercise routine: May 2 – Sept. 26

Free Workout Wednesdays on Georgia Street provide perfect lunchtime exercise routine: May 2 – Sept. 26 All fitness levels are welcome for 45 minutes of fun, free, cardio classes at Workout Wednesdays in Downtown Indy We’re ready! Pack your ... Read More

Free Workout Wednesdays Return to Georgia Street

Free Workout Wednesdays on Georgia Street provide perfect lunchtime exercise routine: May 2 – Sept. 26

Free Workout Wednesdays on Georgia Street provide perfect lunchtime exercise routine: May 2 – Sept. 26 All fitness levels are welcome for 45 minutes of fun, free, cardio classes at Workout Wednesdays in Downtown Indy We’re ready! Pack your ... Read More

Intercollegiate YMCA Saves Orphanage From Closure

Creating A Place Where Children Can Stay Safe

Students from Intercollegiate YMCA-Indianapolis recently spent Spring Break in Mandeville, Jamaica. While on the annual service trip, students served the Moorlands Summer Camp, a Christian, residential summer camp for children and young adults, as we... Read More

Finding Family at the Benjamin Harrison YMCA

A Letter from Member Sharon Williams

"Webster describes “family” as “a group of people with common characteristics.” My husband and I joined the Benjamin Harrison YMCA in September 2017. It was one of the wisest, most fortuitous decisions we’ve ever made. The next month,... Read More

An Open Letter to New and Returning Campers

Camp Director Brian Shelley Is Excited about Summer Day Camp, Are You?

Dear Campers, (Moms and Dads, you can read this, too.) I know it’s April, and your calendars are counting down. Many of you have just finished Spring Break, but I cannot contain myself any more. I am about to BURST! I have been holding on to s... Read More

College Grad Relearns How to Walk, Talk, Drive after Traumatic Brain Injury

Sam's Story

Two Long Years Later, Sam is a Wellness Coach at the Benjamin Harrison Y After graduating from IUPUI, Samantha Schultz went on a vacation that changed her life forever. On Sept. 11, 2016, she and her friend put on helmets and set out on a downhill b... Read More

Jordan Y Member Goes From ‘Can’t Tie Shoes’ to Ironman

Former Competitive Swimmer Gains Confidence, Loses Weight with MultiFit

After years of continual weight gain, one morning I realized that a change needed to happen after I had trouble with the simple task of tying my shoe. Having been a competitive swimmer in the distant past, it seemed natural to start out swimming agai... Read More

Be Part of Our Team!

Now registering for Basketball, Baseball, Soccer, Track and Volleyball!

At the Baxter YMCA, everyone plays! Spring sports teams are now forming, so register early and save your spot!... Read More