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The YMCA of Metro Atlanta builds a stronger community by inspiring all people to reach their full potential.

Each year the Y provides more than 36,000 scholarships to give kids, teens and families the opportunity to be a part of life-changing Y programs. Across metro Atlanta, we provide outreach programs to serve those most in need in our communities, including hunger relief, water safety training, leadership development and so much more. Partner with us to create significant community impact today! 

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Be A Y Champion

You see a problem and wonder how you can solve it. You love reaching goals and feel personally fulfilled knowing you make a difference. You care about your community and your Y. Sound like you? Let’s talk about being a Y Champion, because it sounds like you already are! 

See Your Impact

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Since the YMCA of Metro Atlanta was founded in1858, we have built programs that foster community, address critical needs, and empower individuals to achieve their full potential. Your support makes this work possible!

Our Impact

Leave A Legacy

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A planned gift to the Y leaves a lasting legacy that benefits current and future generations. Contact us for more information about leaving a gift to the Y through your will, trust, life insurance or other financial account.

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Corporate Sponsorship

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Working together with mission-aligned organizations, we will build and strengthen communities where everyone belongs. Contact us to learn more about current and upcoming sponsorship opportunities.

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See Community Partners

For 165 years, the Y has pivoted, stretched, and evolved with our city, to deliver our mission to promote healthy mind, body, and spirit, and we remain steadfast in our vision to champion communities where everyone belongs.

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