Volunteer

Volunteers are vital to the YMCA. Without you, we wouldn’t be able to meet the needs of the people who live in our community.

From board members to youth sports coaches to smiling greeters, volunteers are the heart of the Y. Hundreds of business leaders, community members, parents, teens, and so many more dedicate their time and talent to strengthening their local community through youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility. Becoming a volunteer allows individuals to give back and learn something about themselves in the process. The Y is a nonprofit like no other. Get involved today.

Why volunteer?

As a YMCA volunteer, you’ll directly impact the lives of people, families, children, and seniors, and help make our community stronger. Plus, you’ll have the opportunity to:

  • Explore your interests and passions
  • Broaden your personal and professional skills
  • Develop leadership skills
  • Fulfill a school requirement
  • Meet new friends from all walks of life.
  • Support a cause that brings lasting personal and social change to others.
  • Feel good, improve your health and reduce stress.
  • Learn, grow, and have fun

Questions or more information contact Kim McKone, Director of Outreach at 336.854.8410.

Volunteer Application

Ways to Volunteer

From board members to youth sports coaches to smiling greeters, volunteers are the heart of the Y. Hundreds of business leaders, community members, parents, teens, and so many more dedicate their time and talent to strengthening their local community through youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility. Becoming a volunteer allows individuals to give back and learn something about themselves in the process. The Y is a nonprofit like no other. Get involved today!

General Volunteer

We always need help making the YMCA a welcome and great place to be! Fill out our volunteer application here! It will be e-mailed to your local Volunteer Coordinator and then you will attend the volunteer orientation. At that orientation, you will go over the open volunteer opportunities. Age for Volunteers varies by location.

Youth Sports Volunteer Coach

YMCA of Greensboro is in need of volunteer coaches for all of our Youth Sports.  Sign up to help today and make a difference in a child's life.

Philanthropy Volunteer

Help to raise the funds to ensure that YMCA programs are open to everyone regardless of economic circumstances while gaining valuable leadership and community building experience. Volunteer opportunities are available for the Annual Campaign as well as Bright Beginnings.

Bright Beginnings Volunteer

At the Y we believe that every child should start the school year ready to excel.  We believe that success starts from day one and we know our community can come together to help all of the children in our city achieve success.

Special Events Volunteer

Help to plan, promote and run events that strengthen the community. Events such as Bright Beginnings and our Annual Golf Tournaments are just some of the ways for you to help the Y strengthen the foundations of your community.

Policy Volunteer

Provide leadership to the YMCA through membership on a branch Board of Management or one of its committees.

To find out about opportunities contact the Executive Director at your local YMCA.

YMCA Leadership Team

Volunteer Application