YMCAs of all shapes and sizes are striving to shine a light on healthy living, social responsibility and youth development. Digital properties are essential for connecting with members and driving enrollment, engagement and retention. When we all collaborate using our collective brand, talent and resources—we can best serve, strengthen and respond to our diverse communities with mission-driven work.

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Launching an Open Y site takes planning, resources and in most cases, working with a partner.

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By coming together to collaborate and with guidance from a core team of experts at the helm of Open Y tending to features, security and governance, YMCAs can better serve the mission by:

Customer experiences

Exceeding customer expectations

Retain existing customers and engage new ones with stellar digital experiences

Time & Cost Savings

Saving money and time

More efficient digital experience creation, which allows more to be invested in programs that serve our communities

Increased Efficiency

Increasing operational efficiency

Reduced duplication of effort by tapping into talents and insights from across the movement

By The Numbers


Live Sites

73 YMCA associations are live on Open Y


Member Associations

164 YMCA associations are live, committed, or evaluating


Of Y Members

34% of all YMCA members in the USA will be served using Open Y