Agency Spotlight: The YMCA

Greater Valdosta United Way is a proud supporter of the Valdosta- Lowndes County Family YMCA. 

Established on the mission of putting Christian principles into practice through programs that build a healthy spirit, mind and body for all, the YMCA is a place where family and friends can go to bond. 

The “Y” is the nation’s leading nonprofit organization and is committed to strengthening communities through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. 

From their child care center to their variety of fitness activities, the YMCA promotes an active lifestyle for the community. 

They offer activities for all ages as well as volunteer opportunities. Working side-by-side with the community to make sure that everyone has the opportunity to learn and grow. 

In keeping that promise, the Valdosta YMCA offers a scholarship to deserving students in the community. The Greater Valdosta United Way helps make YMCA programs and services available to deserving families through the scholarship program.

As the YMCA brings the community together through activities, information on the YMCA is available at http://www.valdostaymca.org/.