Youth & Government Alumni are Everywhere

Washington YMCA Youth & Government alumni are everywhere; across our state, the country, and the world! We are proud to have served over 100,000 delegates in Youth & Government. These youth have become both corporate and civic leaders and understand the knowledge gained through our programming assists in building a stronger future. Our alumni are making an impact by volunteering, contributing to programs, and connecting with the organization and other alumni to ensure the Youth & Government legacy remains strong.


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Boys, Girls, and All Gender Outdoor Leadership (BOLD & GOLD) expeditions inspire youth ages 11 to 18 to be their most courageous and confident selves as they explore some of the most beautiful and natural places in the Pacific Northwest.

Earth Service Corps

YMCA Earth Service Corps (YESC) is an innovative youth-led program that empowers students to take a hands-on role in creating a healthier environment in their schools, communities, and region while nurturing a respect for diversity within the natural world.

Global Programs

Teen Global Programs are designed to develop international understanding, leadership skills, and cultural competency as well as provide service learning opportunities for teens ages 14-17.