Y Volunteer?

The YMCA is a volunteer-led and volunteer-based organization. The work that volunteers do enables the YMCA to continue providing the community with high-quality facilities, programs and services. You can assist in programs, raise money, help in our offices and even set policy. Many serve on boards and committees to ensure our programs are meeting community needs.

  • About Volunteering for the Y

  • Y Volunteer

  • Board of Directors

  • Valuable Hours for Service Groups

  • There’s Something for Everyone


As a non-profit charity, the Y operates with a volunteer Board of Directors that, with the president & CEO, provides overall leadership and carries the fiduciary responsibility of the organization.

Board of Directors

The Madison Area YMCA is led by a volunteer Board of Directors who lend their time, talent and expertise to ensure that the Y fulfills its philanthropy mission and that Y operations are efficient and prudent.


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