To provide Illinois YMCAs with a strong, unified voice on public policy efforts and state-wide initiatives that impact and transform Illinois residents, and to create stronger YMCAs.
OUR IMPACT STATEMENT
At the Y, strengthening community is our cause. Every day, we work side-by-side with our neighbors to make sure that everyone, regardless of age, income or background, has the opportunity to learn, grow and thrive. That’s why we focus our work in three areas: Youth Development, Healthy Living, and Social Development.
WHY The Y
Questions asked of CVOs on May 5th, 2020, “Why the Y?” & “Why do you stay with the Y as a volunteer, donor and board member.” The following was shared: