Making an Impact
All kids have great potential. Y staff and volunteers are also mentors and role models, helping youth realize who they are and what they are capable of achieving. The Y offers enrichment and leadership programs and opportunities to ensure every child has the opportunity to pursue a positive future and take an active role in strengthening their community.
To ensure every child has the opportunity to pursue a positive future, the Y offers a variety of enrichment and leadership activities. Programs include Let's Move Outside to encourage youth and families to experience outdoor spaces; Young Achievers to support teens to explore careers and prepare for college; Youth and Government to give high schoolers hands-on learning about the legislative process; and Youth Volunteer Corps hosted by the Y, to promote a lifetime commitment of service among youth ages 11-18 through service learning and volunteering.