The Y is a powerful association of men, women and children of all ages and from all walks of life joined together by a shared passion: to strengthen the foundations of community.
The Y is one of the nation’s leading nonprofits strengthening communities through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility.We are a diverse association of men, women and children of all ages and from all walks of life, joined by a shared commitment to nurture the potential of all people. For over 120 years, the YMCA of Western Monmouth County has the long standing relationships and physical presence not just to promise, but to deliver lasting personal and social change.
Though the world may be unpredictable, one thing remains certain—the Y is, and always will be, dedicated to building healthy, confident, secure and connected children, families and communities.
The YMCA of Western Monmouth County is proud of its many accomplishments.
$350,795 in Financial Assistance was provided
to the children, adults and seniors in our community.
Over 12,000 people became healthier in spirit, mind
and body through memberships at our Y.
In 2016, 338 volunteers donated 4,025 hours of their time to help us strengthen community and deliver on our commitment to youth development, healthy living and social responsibility.
1,015 children gained new skills and values during
age appropriate activities at our School Age Child
Over 1,400 children were excited to come to their Y for summer camp. They met new friends, tried new things and learned new skills, all while enhancing their self-esteem and confidence.
9,908 youth swim lessons were given in 2016 towards reducing the risk of childhood drowning, instilling a lifelong love of swimming and educating children on safety around different water environments.