A Healthier Community

Together
we can do more

Welcome to the Y, a nonprofit organization dedicated to strengthening the foundations of the West Michigan community. With a focus on developing the potential of kids, improving individual health and well-being, and giving back and supporting our neighbors - through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility.

We’re a welcoming and inclusive community. A place to connect with others and learn something new. Your membership will bring meaningful change in yourself and also in your community. 

What's Happening at the Y?

Activities & Announcements

Summer Camp at YMCA Camp Manitou-Lin
Summer Camp at YMCA Camp Manitou-Lin
Jump into Summer now! Register for Summer Camp at YMCA Camp Manitou-Lin. Click to view camp brochure! Find out more
$0 Joining Fee
A Community of Belonging
Join Today! Now through January 31, 2020 we will waive the joining fee.  Find out more
Y Personal Training
Y Personal Training
Try Y Personal Training! We’ll assess your goals and needs, and support your path to a healthy lifestyle. Find out more
Summer Day Camp
Summer Day Camp
Sign Up Early & Save 10% Jan - Feb, 5% Mar - Apr
(Does not include YMCA Camp Manitou-lin) Register Today
Ballet NEW PROMO
2020 Winter/Spring Programs
Check out all we have to offer this Winter & Spring in the new program guide. Register Today

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Where is my local Y?

Volunteers needed!

Are you interested in coaching? Want to help with youth programs? Looking for a volunteer opportunity your whole family can participate in? When we all join in, we rise together!

We Appreciate Your Support

Every year, we rely on donations to help ensure that all of the people in our community can access our services. There are lots of ways you can give, and we’re grateful for your help!

Your Y in our Community

Y Achievers

 

Career readiness means knowing all the options. Y Achievers understand what it takes to prepare for college and how to build vocational skills that translate to employability.

Healthy Corner Stores

 

The YMCA Healthy Corner Stores Initiative is part of a comprehensive effort to connect small scale growers and distributors with urban corner stores to increase the fresh fruits and vegetables available to families in Grand Rapids.

YMCA Veggie Van

 

The YMCA Veggie Van is West Michigan’s first and only mobile farmers market.

Community Group Fitness

 

Our Community Group Fitness classes are designed to bring communities together in the spirit of improving well-being by reducing barriers to good health.

Cooking Matters

 

Cooking Matters® connects kids in need with nutritious food and teaches families how to cook healthy, affordable meals

Careers
EMPLOYMENT WITH A PURPOSE