Whether you're looking for a traditional day camp experience, or a specialty sports, STEM, arts or travel-based camp, the Y has an option for you.
May 23, 2018
On Friday morning, June 8, 2018, join the Y in Garfield Park to promote peace. Don't forget to wear yellow!
May 22, 2018
Six years after a heart transplant, Craig Clark met the recipients of his son’s organs at the Kelly Hall YMCA, and listened to his son's heartbeat once again.
May 21, 2018
The Pilsen Foodies program at the Rauner Family Y has helped dozens of local youth learn new culinary skills and explore career options.
May 18, 2018
The CDC says insect bites have nearly tripled over the past few years. Here are a few tips to keep your family safe.
May 14, 2018
Adrian Hernandez, Program Director of the Humboldt Park YSVP site, always knew he wanted to serve youth, but it wasn’t until he was teaching that he realized he’d rather make an impact on youth through social work.
May 10, 2018
Teams for boys and girls between ages 12 and 18 will play 10 games during a 6-week period, culminating with a tournament where teams from multiple centers will face off against one another to determine an ultimate champion.
May 08, 2018
As one Chicago's largest early education nonprofits, National Teacher Appreciation Week (May 7-11) is an important time for us at the YMCA.
May 07, 2018
Meet Our Communications Specialist, Jacklyn Rosado.
May 04, 2018
This Saturday, May 5, teens in our Pilsen Foodies program will cook and serve breakfast at an After School Matters art showcase in Chinatown.
May 03, 2018
Support U.S. Marine Veteran George E. Hood as he trains for two new world records for the “plank” in 24 hours! All while fundraising for the YMCA!
May 02, 2018
As we observe National Water Safety Month this May, it's a great time for parents to remember the importance of equipping children with essential water safety skills.
May 01, 2018
Members, register now for our June, July, and August 2018 programs. Non-member registration will open on May 29.
April 30, 2018
The leading provider of kidney care products and services has awarded the Y its inaugural gift after launching a new nonprofit foundation to support programs like YMCA Camp Duncan.
April 26, 2018
The most frustrating period of adolescence is normal, common, and important to your teen's development.
April 25, 2018
Everyone at Metro knows Adam as the guy with a can of La Croix in his hand. But who is Adam Morgan and how does he contribute to the YMCA?
April 23, 2018
In honor of National Minority Health Month, help the Y create health equity in Chicago's minority communities.
April 19, 2018
Josh Martin is the Aquatics Team Lead at Lattof YMCA and a Leaders Club advisor at the Elmhurst YMCA.
April 17, 2018
It's National Volunteer Week, and the Y couldn't serve so many Chicagoland children, adults, and families without the support of our volunteers.
April 15, 2018
Are they healthier than natural sugar? Turns out, artificial sweeteners alter your body in ways that may impact your health.
April 13, 2018