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.
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:
Exceeding customer expectations
Retain existing customers and engage new ones with stellar digital experiences
Saving money and time
More efficient digital experience creation, which allows more to be invested in programs that serve our communities
Increasing operational efficiency
Reduced duplication of effort by tapping into talents and insights from across the movement
By The Numbers
51 YMCA associations have sites live on the Open Y platform
143 YMCA associations are part of the Open Y community
Of Y Members
34% of all YMCA members in the USA will be served using Open Y
Learn About It
If you’re wondering what Open Y is all about, and whether it makes sense for your organization—this is a good place to get an introductory overview.
Open Y is home to hundreds of features that are always improving. As a participant you have access to the latest and greatest in web experiences from across the movement, backed by years of collective research, learning and data.