The Y is New York City’s leading nonprofit community service and wellness organization. Learn more about the positive impact the Y is making in the lives of New Yorkers.



View the 2022 Annual Report as a PDF.

Annual Report


Download our two-page Branch Guide to view a list of some key YMCA community services and programs that are making a positive impact in NYC today. 

Branch Guide

Our Impact in 2022

2 boys in pool

7,800 Youth

Served through Summer Rising and Summer Day Camp.
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466,000 Pounds

Of food distributed by Y Community Markets and food pantries.
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23,800 New Yorkers

Served by Y Community Market food pantries.
Entrance to Greenpoint YMCA in Brooklyn

1,200 New Yorkers

Sheltered in expanded Y temporary housing.
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940 New Americans

Served through job training, workshops, and legal services.
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94% of Rowe Scholars

Matriculated into college.

14,600 New Yorkers

Water fitness class
Learned to swim and develop life-saving water safety skills through Y aquatics programs.

114 Lifeguards

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Certified through the Y’s nationally-recognized Lifeguard Certification program.

26,400 Youth

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Developed healthy habits in Y programs.

How You Can Help

As a community service and nonprofit organization, we can’t do this work alone. Please consider making a gift to support the Y’s mission.