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Over a century of developing healthy minds, bodies and spirits.

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Tempe Member Silver Sneakers Finalist

Posted on August 18, 2014

Grace Ruby, a member of the 7:00 am circuit class at the Tempe YMCA, is one of the 10 finalists for the Richard L. Swanson Inspiration Award. The Richard L. Swanson…

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Aqua Zumba is coming! Just Add Water and Shake!

Posted on August 7, 2014

Aqua Zumba is the" pool party" workout for all ages.   Perfect for those who are looking to make a splash be adding low impact, high-energy aquatic exercise to their fitness routine.…

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Upcoming Events

Group Core July 2014 Release Premiere

Aug 23, 2014
Lincoln Family Downtown Y

Let's get Hard Core!  Train like an athlete in 30 action-packed minutes.  A strong core, from your shoulders to your hips, will improve your athletic performance, will help prevent back…

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Lincoln Family Y Community Day and Vendor Fair

Aug 23, 2014
Lincoln Family Downtown Y

Lincoln Y Vendor Fair has something for everyone!   Among the many products featured will be Origami Owl, Mary Kay Cosmetics, Workout Tires as well as local crafters and jewelry designers. …

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Chandler/Gilbert YMCA Prayer Breakfast

Sep 10, 2014
Chandler/Gilbert Family YMCA

The Chandler/Gilbert YMCA prayer breakfast is an interfaith gathering to promote hope and support to the surrounding community. Click here for more information. Tickets Click here to purchase tickets.

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For the Y, providing “every opportunity to reach farther” is a very real promise we make to this community. It means that your YMCA—an organization with the capacity and will to inspire positive and lasting social change—is pursuing a mission to do just that. So what does that mean for you?


It means reaching farther to help children and teens reach their full potential through value–based programs, including child care and educational programs, sports and activities, summer day camps, overnight camps, swim programs, teen leadership programs, events,
and clubs. Each opportunity builds skills, self-confidence, positive peer relationships—and unimagined successes.


It means providing every opportunity to help our members achieve their goals for peak health and well-being by offering unparalleled support, guidance, resources, and facilities. We know that our considerable expertise will lead hundreds to achieve their wellness goals and get on a path to a healthier life.


It means creating a community that reaches out to give back—helping our most vulnerable and deserving neighbors achieve their dreams for better lives. The YMCA’s social service programs—including initiatives in education, health, character-building, cultural understanding, leadership, vocational training, the arts and more—inspire hope, create new opportunities for success and meaningfully change futures.