Fund the Future of California
With a 170-year history of strengthening California’s communities, our YMCAs have built trusted relationships that lead to lasting personal and social change. These changes can only come about when we work together to invest in our children, our health, and our neighbors.
The California State Alliance of YMCAs works diligently to support YMCAs throughout the state of California.
Working For Good
No matter what role you take on at the Y, you’ll show up each day with the satisfaction of knowing your contributions are helping to empower young people, improve health and well-being, and inspire action in your community.
Celebrating the Stories and Accomplishments of Black Leaders Within the Y Movement
The history of the YMCA – like the history of the United States – is a story of incremental progress toward greater inclusion and equity for all. As we celebrate #BlackHistoryMonth, we are honoring the stories of Black leaders who helped move the Y – and America – forward. Anthony BowenContinue Reading
YMCA Responds to Growing Hunger Crisis with Summer Food Program
YMCA Responds to Growing Hunger Crisis with Summer Food ProgramContinue Reading
Find Your Community
YMCAs across California believe our communities are strongest when everyone has the opportunity to reach their full potential by being supported in anContinue Reading
Five Essential Water Safety Tips to Know
YMCAs throughout California want to ensure that water safety doesn’t get lost in our communities ongoing eagerness to return to a “normal” summer.Continue Reading
Kick Off Summer with Annual Healthy Kids Day
Celebrating its 30th anniversary in 2022, Healthy Kids Day is the Y’s national initiative to improve health and well-being for kids and families.Continue Reading
Y No Sugar?
Y No Sugar? By Kris Lev-Twombly, CEO of California State Alliance of YMCAS From November 8 through the 15, YMCAs in California are partnering with Eat Real Certified in a statewide 7 Day Sugar Challenge.Continue Reading
Step Toward Healthier Living: Overturning Penalty Provision in State Sugary Drink Tax Preemption Law
Californians for Less Soda Applauds Ruling Overturning Penalty Provision in State Sugary Drink Tax Preemption LawContinue Reading
YMCA of San Joaquin County Chosen as a 2021 Nonprofit of the Year
Stockton, 06/21/21 - The YMCA of San Joaquin County is proud to announce it has been selected as a 2021 California Nonprofit of the Year by State Assemblymember Carlos Villapudua. The YMCA of San Joaquin County is one of more than one hundred nonprofits that will be honored by their state senators and assemblymembers for their tContinue Reading