3-6pm are “Magic Hours” at the YMCA of Greater New York, when thousands of young people build their knowledge and confidence through after school programming at our branches and partnership public schools. 

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Help kids thrive right now and forge bright futures:

  • ACADEMIC: Homework help, literacy programs, and engaging critical thinking skills

  • SPORTS, HEALTH, AND WELLNESS: Learn teamwork and gain confidence through dance or basketball classes

  • SOCIAL-EMOTIONAL LEARNING: Art therapy, friendship and character building, and resilience

  • COLLEGE PREP CLASSES: SAT preparation, leadership clubs, and college tours


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Your Impact

Your generosity provides life-changing opportunities for New Yorkers.

Students served with free afterschool programs.
New Yorkers sheltered in expanded Y temporary housing
New Americans aided with services and resources

Growing in the Bronx

The new La Central YMCA in the South Bronx and the Northeast Bronx YMCA, to be completed in 2021, will serve tens of thousands of residents each year, create new jobs, add new recreational and learning spaces, and foster community engagement. These projects are possible thanks to generous supporters.