For a Better You. For a Better Family. For a Better Kansas City.

Everything the Y does is in service of making us—as individuals and a community—better. From advocacy to early education, disease prevention to sports, swim lessons to after school programs, everything we do helps strengthen our neighborhoods and the people who live here.

Now Hiring: Y Club

Make a difference in the lives of children in your community. Employment opportunities are available for our Y Club before and after school care program. Full-time and part-time positions are available at Y Club sites in schools throughout the metro.


Why Join?

FREE Group Exercise
FREE Water Fitness Classes
FREE Supervised Kids Zone
Cardio Fitness Centers
Strength & Weight Training
12 Pools Across the Metro

PLUS reduced rates for programs, including specialty classes, personal training, and youth activities such as sports and swimming lessons!

AND use of all YMCA of Greater Kansas City locations and participating Ys across the country.

Here for You and the Community

When you’re part of the Y, you become part of a charitable organization committed to strengthening the community. Membership offers the benefit of discounts on a wide range of programs that offer resources, support and education for you and your family to be at your best.

Y Programs

Cycle studio

We have 14 Y centers across the metro. 

Find a Location

Y Events

LIVESTRONG Luncheon - Blue Springs Family YMCA

Fundraising Events

Friday, October 28, 2016 -
11:30am to 1:00pm
Elks Lodge, 100 NE Brizendine Road, Blue Springs, MO 64104

Thanksgiving - Y Locations Closed

Holiday Scheduling

Thursday, November 24, 2016 (All day)

All YMCA of Greater Kansas City locations, offices and programs will be closed on Thursday, November 24 for Thanksgiving. Normal operating hours will resume on Friday, November 25. 

Challenger Trivia Bingo Night

Fundraising Events

Wednesday, November 30, 2016 -
6:00pm to 9:00pm
Local Tap at One Block South, 7300 W 119th Street, Overland Park, KS 66213

Come join us for a fun evening of fun questions, music, food and exciting prizes benefiting the YMCA Challenger program. Trivia Bingo by local favorite Danny Collins, DC Entertainment.
The YMCA Challenger program makes an impact in our community by providing quality programs for children and young adults with special needs. All proceeds from the event go directly to funding our scholarship program to help us ensure all athletes have an opportunity to play.
Sign up as a team or individually.
$40 individuals, $150 for a team of 4 people.
To register or for more information, call 816.300.0531 or email Raegan at

Our Mission

The YMCA of Greater Kansas City, founded on Christian principles, is a charitable organization with an inclusive environment committed to enriching the quality of family, spiritual, social, mental and physical well-being.