Lasting personal and social growth comes when we all work together. That’s why strengthening community is our cause. Every day, we work side-by-side with our neighbors to make sure that everyone, regardless of age, income or background, has the opportunity to learn, grow and thrive.
To strengthen our community by improving the quality of life and inspiring individuals and families to develop their fullest potential in spirit, mind and body.
Each year our Y helps thousands of youth cultivate the values, skills and relationships that lead to positive behaviors, better health and educational achievement. Our programs and services help youth achieve their full potential.
We promote healthy living in spirit, mind, and body. Our Y offers state-of-the-art fitness equipment, unlimited group exercise classes, and a variety of programs and activities that help people create healthy habits, become more active, and prevent chronic disease.
We are deeply committed to fostering social responsibility in the communities where we live, work and play. We take great pride in providing support to community members, from all walks of life, helping them reach their full potential and live a balanced, purposeful life.
Read about the history of the Lincoln YMCA as accounted by historian Jim McKee in the Lincoln Journal Star.