Strong Start, Great Future Capital Campaign

Strong evidence shows that people living in neighbourhoods with a YMCA are healthier and achieving greater well-being than those without. It’s why we’re building new YMCA Centres of Community across the GTA.

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Annual Giving

Every gift—no matter how big or small—helps create a real impact in the lives of children, youth, adults, and families in communities across the GTA. Your generosity can change lives.

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Our communities are facing complex challenges. You can help us create solutions.


About Us

The YMCA of Greater Toronto is a charity tackling the most critical social issues in the GTA. For more than 160 years, we have offered children, teens, young adults and families the opportunity for personal growth, community involvement and leadership.

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Join Our Team

Ready to make a real difference in your community? At the Y, you will be part of a vibrant and diverse network of people dedicated to changing lives and making our communities home to the healthiest children, teens, adults and families.

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Creating Well-Being

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Youth Support

New friends, new skills, counselling: you can find it all and more at your YMCA. Our youth programs are specifically designed to help you achieve your goals, make connections, or help you get your life back on track.

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Language Assessment and Referral Services

The YMCA provides immigrants in Canada with English or French language assessment for a range of government-funded programs, including LINC/CLIC, ESL/FSL, and higher-level language training programs.

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