ABOUT THE Y
We are the original social enterprise; a 501(c)(3) nonprofit generating revenue through direct programs and services to fund other initiatives that build strong communities. We are a cornerstone of community, working alongside our neighbors to meet critical needs throughout Central Ohio and instill a healthy mind, body and spirit for all.
VISION: Strong communities where ALL PEOPLE reach their full potential.
Our Mission In Action
MISSION: To serve the whole community through programs expressing Judeo-Christian principles that build a healthy spirit, mind and body.
It is important to note that the YMCA of Central Ohio is not exclusive to any one religion. We provide a safe and inclusive place for all people to reach their full potential by offering programs and services that nurture Youth Development, promote Healthy Living and bring about meaningful change through Social Responsibility.
Empower young people to reach their full potential.
Improve individual and community well-being.
Support and inspire action to meet the greatest needs of the communities we serve.
Values & Beliefs
We do our work while honoring our core values of Caring, Honesty, Respect and Responsibility.
We believe strong and healthy communities are rooted in equity and the feeling of belonging.
We welcome and embrace all who share our commitment to inclusivity, compassion and safer spaces.