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Together, we can be sure that everyone has the opportunity to learn, grow and thrive. We are joined together by a shared commitment to nurturing the potential of kids, promoting healthy living, and fostering a sense of social responsibility.

We believe that lasting personal and social change can only come about when we all work together to invest in our kids, our health, and our neighbors. Join us and take an active role in bringing about meaningful, enduring change right in your own neighborhood.

The YMCA at Virginia Tech's Student Programs is looking for PASSIONATE Volunteers for our student led programs!

Email: volunteer@vtymca.org
Phone: 540-961-9622

Or visit Lancaster House (504 Washington St SW) for more information! 


Want to work with us? Apply today to volunteer for one of our many student led programs!

Click here to submit a request for group volunteer opportunities.

Requests should be submitted 14 days in advance of desired service date.


Email us at volunteer@vtymca.org to explore volunteer opportunities that compliment your schedule and interests.

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YOUTH DEVELOPMENT: Nurturing the potential of every child and teen

We believe that all kids deserve the opportunity to discover who they are what they can achieve. That's why, through the YMCA, youth are cultivating the values, skills, and relationships that lead to positive behaviors, better health and educational advancement.

HEALTHY LIVING: Improving the health and well-being of communities throughout the NRV

The Y is a leading voice on health and well-being. With a mission centered on balance, the Y brings families closer together, encourages good health, and fosters connections through fitness, sports, fun, and shared interests. As a result, youth, adults, and families are receiving the support, guidance, and resources needed to achieve greater health and well-being for their spirit, mind, and body.


SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY: Giving back and providing support to our neighbors

The Y has been listening and responding to our community's most critical needs for 140 years. Whether developing skills or emotional well-being through education, training, welcoming and connecting diverse demographic populations through global services, or building healthier communities through collaborations with policymakers, the Y fosters the care and respect all people need and deserve.