Our Cause:
a stronger Southeast Michigan

The YMCA of Metropolitan Detroit is a non-profit organization dedicated to strengthening the foundations of community through youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility. Get involved today.

Do more:

Become a member

The Y is a cause for strengthening community. People of all ages and from all walks of life turn to the Y for places and programs that help them thrive.

Be more:

Volunteer your time

Generosity toward others is at the core of the Y's existence. When you volunteer at the Y, you have the opportunity to bring lasting personal and social change to others.

Help more:

Donate to the Y

The Y experience is full of small moments that lead to big transformations. When you donate to the Y, you give life-changing opportunities to the people in your community who need them most.

Everything the Y does is in service of making us – as individuals and a community – better.

As the nation’s leading nonprofit committed to strengthening community, we are dedicated to building healthy, confident, connected and secure children, adults, families and communities.

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Time to Explore

Ignite your child's potential with the Y's Afterschool program.

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Registering for programs online is easy!

We've partnered with the ACTIVE Network to make it easier than ever for members to register for programs and manage their memberships online!

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Meet goals, build strength, stay active.

YMCA trainers are nationally certified, with a range of backgrounds and expertise. They strive to provide motivation, guidance and hands-on assistance to help you reach your goals.

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Share your YMCA Story

Do you have a Y story that has changed your life? If a story about the Y has meaning for you and you’re willing to tell it, then we believe it’s worth hearing. Your story—whether it’s about you, the people you know, or an entire community—has the potential to motivate others with real-life tales of how the Y not only promises, but also delivers positive change.

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