At the Y, strengthening community is our cause. We work side-by-side with our neighbors to make sure that everyone, regardless of age, income or background, has the opportunity to learn, grow and thrive.

Strengthening community through:

  • Youth development
  • Healthy living
  • Social responsibility

How we help

We strive to remove financial barriers, help kids thrive and advance diversity and inclusion. Explore the programs and services that help to transform lives in the Greater Twin Cities.

About the Y

The Y is a movement that enables kids to realize their potential, offers ways for families to have fun together, welcomes and embraces newcomers and helps foster a nationwide service ethic. Learn about our mission, history, financial information and community partners.


You can improve lives in our community with a gift to the YMCA of the Greater Twin Cities. Learn how you can donate now, or as part of your estate plans, to support your favorite Y programs.


Do good and feel good by giving your time and talents as a volunteer at the Y. From working with kids to seniors, from being a friendly face to being a mentor—there are countless opportunities to get involved at the Y.