It all started with a toothy smile and from there Laurelwood found a forever spot in my heart. From swimming to hiking to eating juicy mangoes on the playground, this summer working with the children of Laurelwood and my fellow YMCA and AmeriCorp... Read More
This summer, the Intercollegiate YMCA partnered with Jameson Camp to take 30 kids from the Laurelwood community on their first overnight camping trip. The students went rock climbing and creek stomping, participated in archery and low ropes and s... Read More
Intercollegiate YMCA students from Butler University, IUPUI and UIndy will host families and their pooches for a doggone good time at the inaugural Underdawg 5K run and walk at 8 a.m. Sept. 21, 2019, at Butler University.The race will help fund f... Read More
Just because you go “to” the Y, doesn’t mean you have to stay inside! We’ve taken sports, workouts and events outside this summer. Will you join us?
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We’re always looking for new and innovative ways to fulfill the Y mission, and 2018 was no exception. Here are just a few new ways Central Indiana residents can now get stronger and healthier at the YMCA.
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We survived the polar vortex and snow storms, but we still have three months until camp starts. Summer camp deprivation is real, but have no fear! We’re sharing some helpful tips to survive the rest of the winter.
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Derrick J. Stewart has been named the new president and CEO for the YMCA of Greater Indianapolis effective Feb. 4, 2019. Selected by the Y’s Board of Directors following a five-month national search, Stewart will succeed Eric Ellsworth who will st... Read More
Nowhere else will you find a floating pumpkin patch, “haunted” 5K, Yoga in Catacombs and s’mores!
There's no better place to celebrate Halloween than at the Y. We've got hayrides and s'mores, costume contests and candy, and all that spooky stu... Read More
For a donation, you can tap into UIndy, Butler, IUPUI, and Ivy Tech students and other volunteer groups to clean and help with outdoor projects this fall.
Four dates available:September 22
October 27Spots will... Read More
Looking for a way to be a servant leader in your community? The Intercollegiate YMCA is looking for people to work as an AmeriCorps Member serving youth in the Indianapolis area. AmeriCorps Members commit their time to address critical community nee... Read More
Summer is here which means the Y’s different gardening programs to starting to bloom. While local community gardens and other growing efforts are beginning city-wide, you won’t need to look further than the YMCA of Greater Indianapolis to find an... Read More
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
For a recommended donation of $175 - $500, you can tap into UIndy, Butler, IUPUI and Ivy Tech students and other volunteer groups to Spring Clean for you.
Four dates availableApril 7
April 28Register for Spring C... Read More
Tuesday, November 28th is Giving Tuesday. You can help the Intercollegiate YMCA continue to enrich the lives of youth in low income areas of Indianapolis through your donations. Laurelwood is one of our biggest program sites on the south side of Indi... Read More
Intercollegiate YMCA will be traveling to Mandeville, Jamaica in the spring of 2018 and serving at a local orphanage throughout the week. Our! mission is to serve the community in Mandeville and help with anything they need. We will also have time to... Read More
The Laurelwood community with roughly 160 units located in a low-income neighborhood, had been long considered one of the roughest communities in Indianapolis. But thanks to the efforts of the Indianapolis Intercollegiate YMCA volunteers and staff, t... Read More