Meaningful change in our community requires ongoing encouragement and tools for the people who live here. The YMCA is here to support every child and family and help ensure they have what they need to achieve their best.
- Programs for Suspended & Dropout Youth
- Community Action Program (Y-CAP)
- Military Outreach Initiative
- Urban Swim (outreach swim safety instruction)
- Computer Training
Quality of Life
- Food Banks
- Clothing Banks
- Toy Banks
By helping young people develop cultural skills, people from different backgrounds become connected in our community and have access to resources for their lives. At the Y, we help make communities stronger, starting here in East Tennessee, and across the U.S. and the globe.
- Global Partners
- Hosting International Visitors
- Disaster Response
Volunteerism & Giving
Through the generous support of volunteers and public and private donors, the YMCA is able to provide support to the families in our community.
- Annual Support Campaign
- Youth Sponsorships
- Policy volunteers
- Program Volunteers
The YMCA is an advocate for our community. We leverage our relationships by taking a stand to influence public policy on issues that affect the families we serve, including child welfare, education and public health.
- Civic Engagement Activities
- Healthier Communities
- State Alliances