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YMCA of Metropolitan Detroit

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Year Founded:
1852
Local Leader / Exec. Director:
Helene Weir, President and CEO
Main Address:
1401 Broadway St
Detroit, MI 48226
Birmingham Family YMCA
400 E. Lincoln Street
Birmingham, MI 48009
Carls Family YMCA
300 Family Drive
Milford, MI 48381
Downriver Family YMCA
16777 Northline Road
Southgate, MI 48195
Farmington Family YMCA
28100 Farmington Road
Farmington Hills, MI 48334
Macomb Family YMCA
10 North River Road
Mount Clemens, MI 48043
South Oakland Family YMCA
1016 West 11 Mile Road
Royal Oak, MI 48067
Plymouth Family YMCA
650 Church Street
Room 111
Plymouth, MI 48170
Metro Youth YMCA
1401 Broadway St
Ste 3A
Detroit, MI 48226
Y Arts
1401 Broadway St
Ste 3A
Detroit, MI 48226
YMCA Camp Ohiyesa
7300 Hickory Ridge Road
Holly, MI 48442
YMCA Camp Nissokone
6836 F-41
Oscoda, MI 48750

What We Do

The YMCA has focused much of its work on transforming key community challenges into community opportunities supporting over 50,000 metro-Detroit lives. The list of community needs addressed by the YMCA is exhaustive; here is an overview of the top eleven over the past decade:

Reducing childhood drowning through free water safety education -10,000 children served.
Decreasing academic failures by increasing access to early childhood learning - 1000 children served.
Eliminating food insecurity by distributing healthy meals - 800,000+ meals served.
Breaking the poverty cycle by employing youth in summer jobs - employed 5000 youth.
Nurturing mental health by engaging youth in camp experiences - 10,000 children served.
Preventing family disconnection through YMCA memberships - 8,000 families served.
Improving the quality of life thru opportunities to create & experience the arts -1000 children served.
Empowering vulnerable girls to become confident young women through GOTR - 20,000 children served.
Engaging in chronic disease prevention & recovery thru health & wellness - 50,000 people served.
Encouraging aging adults to adopt active healthy lifestyles through Y programs - 10,000 seniors served.
Activating sedentary children by creating sports & play access in communities - 11,000+ children served.

Interesting Info

Served 11,000 children in the tri-county area with Child Care, Y Day Camp, SportPort-youth sport sampling, Girls on the Run, Y Arts, and Y learning centers.
Six in ten Americans live with at least one chronic disease, like heart disease and diabetes that can be prevented by adopting healthy lifestyles.
Everyone lives a thriving life, where health and wellness are accessible to all---in communities that are safe, welcoming and inclusive.

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Volunteer Opportunities

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Thursday, December 9th, 2021
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