News & Events


Fitness & Sports Programs this month!

November updates on fitness and sports programs for all!

November 01, 2018

Thanksgiving Holiday and Day After Thanksgiving Hours

Stay up to date on these upcoming holiday hours!

November 01, 2018

Did you know this about the Y?

Know our Y, know our why...

November 01, 2018

Chicago Bears Thanksgiving Blood Drive | Campaña de Donación de Sangre

We are kicking off our first blood drive with an exclusive partnership with the Chicago Bears!

November 01, 2018

Winter Break Camp at Rauner Family Y!

Looking for a child care option during Winter Break? Don't worry the Y has you covered.

November 01, 2018

Y Kids Zone Drop-In Child Care Hours

Check out our additional hours for Drop-In Child Care!

November 01, 2018

School Days Out: November 2018

When school is not in session, the Y’s School Days Out program helps working parents keep their school-age children safe and engaged with a full-day of fun and enriching activities.

October 31, 2018

We’re Hiring!

Would you like to make a difference? We're hiring!

October 02, 2018

Celebrate Spooky Season with the YMCA!

Join us for our frighteningly fun-filled Halloween celebration on Friday, October 26th, from 5-7pm. Our Halloween event is open to both members and non-members alike, so bring the whole family and enjoy a variety of Halloween-themed activities - it's guaranteed to be a "spooktacular" time!

October 01, 2018

Rauner Family YMCA After School Programming at Galileo Elementary School

Providing High Quality After School Programming Every Day In The School Building

September 27, 2018

YMCA Urban Warriors Veterans and Youth Graduate, Receive Awards

The Spring 2018 Urban Warriors graduation recognized 5 returning military veterans and 18 youth from west and south side of Chicago.

August 02, 2018

Meet YMCA Foodies Yvette and Alexa

Foodies has helped youth learn new skills and explore career options.

May 18, 2018

Celebrate Healthy Kids Day at the Rauner Family YMCA: Saturday, April 21, 2018

Join us from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m for fun, family-friendly activities. As always, Healthy Kids Day is 100% free and open to the public!

April 03, 2018

From the YMCA to the Sweet Sixteen

How Loyola Chicago basketball star Lucas Williamson learned the value of teamwork at a Chicago YMCA.

March 21, 2018

Keep Your Child Active, Engaged Over Spring Break at the Rauner Family Y

When schools close, working parents can rely on the YMCA of Metro Chicago’s School Days out to keep children active, engaged, and safe.

March 05, 2018

Si buscas actividades para después de clases en La Villita, aquí te decimos dónde

El Rauner YMCA ofrece clases extra curriculares para niños de entre uno y 12 años de edad (Univision Chicago)

February 19, 2018

From YMCA Member to Executive Director, Meet Louiza Williamson

Louiza Williamson shares how she went from YMCA member to Executive Director of the Rauner Family and West Community YMCAs.

August 01, 2017