Advancing Equity & Justice for All
Help build community where all people, especially the young, are encouraged to develop their fullest potential in spirit, mind, and body.
We believe that investing in our young people, particularly those who are further from opportunity, is key to future economic mobility and breaking the cycle of inter-generational poverty. With your support, we can help children learn, grow, and thrive through programs like early education, childcare, hunger initiatives, outdoor leadership and camp, mental health counseling, housing, crisis response resources, foster care, and much more.
Join us and help make a difference by investing in our young people. When you give to the Y, you're helping meet the most critical needs in your community so that all people can thrive in spirit, mind, and body. Together, we can make a real difference in a young person's life, showing up and helping today to create a better tomorrow for all.
We need your partnership and support as we work to ensure that every young person has the opportunity to develop their fullest potential in spirit, mind, and body.Donate Today
There are many ways you can help make an impact. Start by learning more about the issues below and then join us by volunteering your time or investing your resources to enable solutions.
The physical and emotional toll of the past year is profound: the region saw 50,000 more Medicaid applicants, and a 6% increase in calls to behavioral health crisis lines. Our Behavioral Health programs and services seek to address all aspects of health to include physical, mental and emotional, social/relational, spiritual/cultural, and community well-being.
No child should be born with pre-determined, limited opportunity due to the systemic barriers long rooted in America. We are unequivocally committed to making sure that our young people experiencing health and social risk factors build the skills and social networks and have safe housing and comprehensive services needed to succeed and reach their full potential.
There is a critical need for more foster homes, especially for BIPOC Foster homes and homes that care for teens and kids with higher needs. For more than 35 years, the Y has supported our region’s children and teens in foster care. We also provide support and resources to foster families so they can provide normalcy, a respite, and nurturing relationships for young people experiencing out-of-home care.
We can’t do this alone, we need your help.
We need your partnership and support as we work to ensure that every young person has the opportunity to develop their fullest potential in spirit, mind and body.
Giving your time to volunteer at the Y is a rewarding and fun way to start advancing equity and justice for all. There are many ways to contribute, no matter the interests or schedules.
We are committed to building a community where all people, especially the young, are encouraged to develop their fullest potential in sprit, mind and body. See our strategic plan through 2025.
Whether it’s your time, talents or investment, there are many ways to help your community through the Y. When you give to the Y you make a difference in the lives of people from all backgrounds and economic levels.
Explore our Impact Newsletters, Impact Sheets or Financials to learn more about your impact as a Y supporter.
With a shared commitment to nurturing the potential of kids, improving health and well-being, and supporting our neighbors, your membership will not just bring about meaningful change in yourself, but also in your community.