YMCA Financial Assistance Helps Grad Student

Alicia: “The Y is My Community, My Other Family”

I joined the YMCA in 2009, and it was the best decision I ever made. Someone from the Y came to the IPS school where I worked and told us about a special rate, but I didn’t follow up until a year later. I was working full-time in my second year of ... 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

Community Gardens are Growing at the Y

Gardening, volunteering and teaching opportunities are plentiful in Y community gardens

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

Record Donations to the YMCA Enable New Programs, Big Impact

2017 Annual Report Underscores Y’s Role in Health, Wellness & Community Building

Record donations to the YMCA of Greater Indianapolis in 2017 enabled the nonprofit to introduce new programs, enhance others and expand its impact, contributing to better health and stronger communities throughout Central Indiana. The YMCA recently i... Read More

Families, Couples, Daddies & Daughters Can Dance the Night Away

Celebrate your love at the YMCA

School gyms aren’t the only place to slow dance with your sweetheart. Eight area YMCAs are hosting Valentine’s dances for families Feb. 9 and 16—the affordable kind. Each of the dances (except at the Baxter YMCA) are open to the public. Admi... Read More