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LINCOLN, Neb. — Nebraska drivers will soon be able to show support for their local YMCAs by purchasing a specialized license plate for their vehicle. YMCAs across the state will be taking pre-orders for the plates from now through August 31. Those interested in submitting a pre-order will need to complete an Application for Organizational License Plates and submit a $70 payment for each plate requested with checks written payable to the YMCA of Lincoln. Applications can be found at or at local branch locations.


“We are excited to be able to offer a new way for some of our most loyal Members to show their support of the YMCA’s mission,” commented Barb Bettin, President & CEO of the YMCA of Lincoln. “The Y has always been about strengthening our communities and this statewide effort will be a visual representation of the support we receive to make our mission a reality.”


These specialty plates may be obtained for passenger automobiles, motorcycles and trailers (non-commercial vehicles). To view an image of the YMCA specialty plate, please go to Those with additional questions should email





About the Nebraska Alliance of YMCAs

Nebraska YMCAs are volunteer-led nonprofit organizations that belong to the communities that they serve. These organizations lead Nebraska in child care services and ensure that all children have the opportunity to discover who they are and what they can achieve by bringing families closer together through nutrition, physical activities and programming. YMCAs are located in 16 different communities across Nebraska and served over 381,000 individuals with affordable programs and life-changing, positive activities in 2019.