Branch Advisory Board Member
Join the board of your YMCA branch to help us better serve our members and the community. Read the job description for Advisory Board members here.
If you are interested in applying to become a Branch Board member, please contact the Executive Director of the branch where you would like to serve.
YMCA Chaplains are local Christian ministers who volunteer a few hours a week in a branch. They are available to members and staff to listen, pray, and support your spirit in accordance with our mission and core values. If you are a local minister interested in our chaplaincy program, please contact Tim Hallman, Director of Christian Emphasis.
Read books to Children
Invest in our youngest members with a good story and a warm smile. Talk to your Youth & Family Director to learn more.
The Y is mobilizing thousands of volunteers nationwide who are using their creativity, passion and hard work to transform communities. We invite you to join us at participating branches! Currently, Togetherhood is offered at Skyline YMCA and Parkview YMCA branches. With Togetherhood, there are opportunities to serve on a committee throughout the year or volunteer on individual projects that interest you. If your Y doesn’t yet offer Togetherhood, let your branch leadership know that your’re interested and ask about other ways to volunteer and give back through the Y.
A few years ago, the YMCA invested in a unique bicycle adapted for giving rides to people with special needs. If you would like to volunteer to pedal our Duet Bicycle, please contact our Director of Adaptive Services Rebekah Coffey at 260.755.4961.
Be the one to welcome new members to your Group Exercise or cycling class. To find out how to become a Y Ambassador, please contact the Wellness Director at your local branch.
Youth Sports Coaches
Make a difference in the life of a child or teenager by teaching them skills for games (and for life). To find out how to become a Volunteer Sports Coach, please contact your local branch.