The Y is a cause. And our cause is a community.
We’re the nation’s leading nonprofit committed to strengthening communities through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility.
YMCA of GREATER PITTSBURGH IMPACTS
From after-school care and childcare, to camping, to community outreach, to sports, health and fitness, youth counseling and senior assistance, YMCA of Greater Pittsburgh programs serve more than 90,000 individuals each year.
Here’s a few examples from just last year:
OUTDOOR ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION PROGRAM
Served 5,489 students from 24 school districts and 42 schools.
HEALTH & WELLNESS
Our mobile Y on the Fly got 5,369 youth in underserved communities playing, laughing and moving.
THE BEST. SUMMER. EVER.
YMCA Day Camps helped 10,661 Pittsburgh area kids thrive.
The Y Creator Space at the Homewood-Brushton Y engaged 1,012 youth in critical thinking, teamwork, and communication STEM programs.
The Y provided over 664,000 meals and snacks to over 6,000 children.
The YMCA Before and After School Enrichment program (BASE) helped 1,500 children with school work in a safe place after school.