About the Henderson County Family YMCA

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To put Christian principles into practice through programs that build a healthy spirit, mind and body for all. 

Where the New You Belongs

At the Henderson County Family YMCA, we want you to do more than just Join or Participate — we want you to Belong. Whether you connect and find community through Group Exercise classes, Swim Team, Volunteering, Youth and Adult Sports, Summer Day Camp Childcare, or as a Donor, the Y is here for you – this is your Y.

Giving Back to the Community


Volunteering at the YMCA is a wonderful way to make a positive impact in your community. Whether it’s coaching youth sports, being a school age mentor, fundraising for our various campaigns, or becoming an active member of our board of directors, it is a fulfilling way to give back to your community while also building your skills, staying active, and connecting with others. Consider becoming a volunteer today!

Financial Assistance

The YMCA offers financial assistance to help individuals and families who may not be able to afford a membership. To apply for financial assistance, you will need to provide documentation of your income through your most recent tax returns, and your household size. It’s important to note that even if you do receive financial assistance, you will still be responsible for paying a portion of the membership fee. However, the amount you pay will be reduced based on the level of assistance you receive.


The YMCA is a non-profit organization that aims to empower young people, promote healthy living, and strengthen communities. Your donation to the Y provides many benefits including supporting a large range of programs and services designed to help children, teens, adults, and seniors reach their full potential along with strengthening your community by providing spaces for people to gather and connect.


The Y is a 501-C3 Nonprofit, so all donations are 100% tax deductible.

There are several reasons why you may consider giving to the YMCA:

  1. Support community programs: The YMCA is a nonprofit organization that provides a variety of programs and services to support the community, including youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility.
  2. Help those in need: The YMCA offers financial assistance to individuals and families who cannot afford to participate in their programs.
  3. Encourage youth development: The YMCA provides a safe and supportive environment for youth to learn and grow.
  4. Promote healthy living: The YMCA promotes healthy living through a variety of programs and services, including fitness classes, swimming lessons, and nutrition education.
  5. Make a positive impact: By giving to the YMCA, you can make a positive impact in your community and help support an organization that has been serving communities for over 175 years.

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