The YMCA of Greater New York serves nearly 500,000 New Yorkers annually, including those who live in vulnerable and under-resourced communities.


What's Your Y?

Former NBA player and current ESPN analyst Jay Williams and Y teens share their stories, talk about the impact the Y has had on their lives, and reveal how the YMCA helped them "find their why." #WhatsYourY

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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.