More than a gym…

Because of your donation to the Y thousands of children and families will have the chance to discover their fullest potential and build a strong Spirit, Mind, and Body.  Thank you!

If you’re happy, clap along!

We had a great time filming some of the Happiness at our City-wide branches, program and child care sites! Thanks to everyone who volunteered to show just how Happy we are at the Y!

YMCA Hall of Fame

The YMCA of Southern Arizona celebrated its 100th Anniversary in 2014 by inducting 107 people into an inaugural Hall of Fame. Check out this video with some of our history and a few words from some of our inductees.


OUR STAFF ARE INSPIRING! Through the Annual Campaign, YMCA staff contributed enough for 3,800 kids, families and adults to grow and thrive at the Y in 2015. Thank you Y staff! Every gift matters. Everyone has a role to play. Together we achieve so much more.

About the Y

This video was produced for our nomination for the 2014 Copper Cactus Awards.  It provides an overview of the Y.

Growing Up With the Y

Daniel first came to the YMCA when he was 13 years old. He had some family issues and his grandparents brought him and his brother to live with them. Because of his past, Daniel didn’t feel very good about himself. He enrolled in our Leaders In Training program, stuck with it, and has grown to be… Read more »