Making Strides Toward Safer Routes to Schools

Through grant funding from the YMCA of the USA and the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the Alliance built the Safe Routes to School Student Ambassador Pilot Program.

The Power of Youth and Government

Take a glimpse into the contagious passion that our Youth and Government teens have for learning how to affect meaningful change.

Our New York State YMCAs

The Alliance of New York State YMCAs is comprised of 39 independent Ys and more than 135 YMCA branches.


Latest News

What You Need to Know About Immunizations & the Measles Outbreak

This is information that was distributed by the American Camp Association of New York and New Jersey to their members and shared with us by the New York State Camp Directors Association  As the measles outbreak continues in our region, we want to provide you with as much information as possible to help you prepare […]

Child Victims Act Webinar

In an effort to act as a resource and provide advice to Ys in New York and New Jersey, the State Alliances in both States are convening a joint Child Victims Act Webinar on June 4th, 2019 at 10:00AM.  The webinar will include presentations by representatives from the Redwoods Group and Praesidium, as well as […]

Don’t Miss Our Y Key Leaders Dinner

As the Alliance and Ys evolve with the new service delivery/member advancement system, we need your input to ensure that the future is strong for YMCAs in the Empire State.

Advantage Afterschool Program Funding RFP Released!

An RFP for competitive funding for the Advantage After School Program has been posted. Please see the RFP and appendix documents for details on eligibility and submitting a proposal. Notably, the maximum rate allowed per student in this RFP has been raised to $2,000 from the previous rate of $1,375. Thank you to all who participated with us in […]

May Funding Finder

Making you aware of available grant opportunities is a fundamental part of how the Alliance supports the YMCA programs that strengthen communities statewide. Through these funding sources, you are able to focus on the programs that nurture our youth, improve health and well-being, and offer opportunities to give back and support neighbors. Grant Opportunities U.S. […]


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Upcoming Events

July 18, 2019
  • 2019 General Assemblies of YMCAs July 18, 2019 - July 21, 2019 @  Anaheim, CA, USA
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