Get Involved with Our Cause

Volunteers are the backbone of our organization. Without volunteers we could not provide our community with the extensive services and programs we currently offer. They provide essential assistance in the administration of each department division, serve on committees, work with staff to meet the needs of our members and participants, and provide many other valuable contributions to the organization.

Our YMCA offers year-round volunteer opportunities for members and non-members from the community and surrounding areas to give back and help build a better community within our Y.  To volunteer, please complete our Volunteer Application and return to Member Service Center.

Opportunities range throughout the year and are based upon need within a program or department. Volunteer examples include: 
Volunteer with our Y staff on various special event needs.

Youth Centers
Work with children in our Youth Activity Center, helping them stay active and engaged. Prefer 1-2 times per week.

Youth Sports
Coaches and team parents are needed for all sports seasons. 

Perform spring prep work for summer camps or season clean-up. Bring positive energy as you lead children in day camp as a junior counselor (ages 14-17).

Child Care  
Mini Care- Assist our staff by engaging with children in our drop-in child care facilities. Minimum age of 18.

Community Garden 
Would you like to serve our community while enjoying the outdoors? Grow the Y’s mission during the Woodson YMCA Community Garden growing season.  

Get involved with Togetherhood as a project member, the Y’s newest volunteer service project initiative. Let us collaborate on your project or assist one of ours. Learn more here.