OUR MISSION

The Family YMCA of Marion and Polk Counties has been putting Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind, and body for all since 1892.

 

OUR VISION

The Y is the leading nonprofit committed to building a more resilient community. We focus on empowering young people, improving health and well-being, and inspiring action.

 

OUR VALUES

Respect: Treat each other as we’d all like to be treated

Responsibility: Be accountable for your promises and action

Honesty: Be truthful in what you say and do

Caring: Show a sincere concern for others

 

OUR IMPACT

  • Evidence-based health intervention programs to help with chronic diseases
  • "Court Care" child care for vulnerable families while parents are in court
  • 730 showers a year for members of the homeless community in Silverton
  • Free meals for kids in Out of School Time
  • $600,000 a year in scholarships
  • 58% of members receive financial aid
  • 2300 participants in 13 different youth sports
  • 2300 swim lessons each year
  • 1300 kids in summer camp
  • Free membership for refugees and foster families
  • Discounts for military families

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