Make a difference in a child's life.

The YMCA was founded by volunteers, and they continue to play a vital role within the organization. Volunteers with the Youth Development Center are offered a chance to connect and engage with youth and become positive role models.

become a volunteer

and start changing lives!

Volunteer opportunities within the Youth Development Center could include:
Interacting with Youth

  • Playing games
  • Assisting with crafts
  • Leading sports or gym games

Academic Support

  • Homework Assistance
  • One on one tutoring

Family Events

  • Planning/organizing events
  • Event set-up/tear-down
  • Running event activities

Guest Speakers

  • Talking to youth about speciality areas or skills
  • Leading youth in an activity or game

Let us know where your passions are! Our volunteer opportunities can be
customized to fit your interests.

To become a Youth Development YMCA volunteer, please contact Cara Scott at cscott@indymca.org.

What makes the YMCA such a special place? Our people. The Youth Development YMCA offers a wide range of volunteer opportunities from guest speakers, to lending academic support, to interacting with youth, we need you!