The State Alliance of Michigan YMCAs includes 26 independent associations throughout the state with more than 60 locations. The YMCAs in Michigan have a service area that includes 8,287,365 Michigan residents representing 83.9% of the state’s population. The Alliance is led by a volunteer Council made up of representatives of the 26 corporate YMCA CEOs. Each YMCA represented is a member Association of the YMCA of the USA.
The Y is one of the nation’s leading nonprofits strengthening communities through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. Across the U.S., 2,700 Ys engage 22 million men, women and children – regardless of age, income or background – to nurture the potential of children and teens, improve the nation’s health and well-being, and provide opportunities to give back and support neighbors. Anchored in more than 10,000 communities, the Y has the long-standing relationships and physical presence not just to promise, but also to deliver lasting personal and social change.