Our Focus

The Y is the nation's leading nonprofit committed to strengthening communities through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility.

Youth Development - Nurturing the potential of every child and teen.

Nine million youth are taking a greater interest in learning; making smarter life choices; and cultivating the values, skills and relationships that lead to positive behaviors, the pursuit of higher education and goal achievement.

Healthy Living - Improving the nationís health and well-being.

Millions of adults and youth receive the support, guidance and resources needed to achieve better health and well-being.

Social Responsibility - Giving back and providing support to our neighbors.

Across the country, the Y helps people give back and assist their neighbors by offering them opportunities to volunteer, advocate and support programs that strengthen community.