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YMCA of Metuchen, Edison, Woodbridge, & South Amboy

THE Y’S MISSION is to put Christian principles into practice through programs that build a healthy spirit, mind and body for all. OUR CAUSE At the Y, strengthening community is our cause. Every day, we work side-by-side with our neighbors to make sure that everyone, regardless of age, income or background, has the opportunity to learn and grow. WHO WE ARE The Y is the nation’s leading nonprofit committed to strengthening communities through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. Youth Development - Nurturing the potential of every child and teen. Nine million youth are taking a greater interest in learning; making smarter life choices; and cultivating the values, skills and relationships that lead to positive behaviors, the pursuit of higher education and goal achievement. Healthy Living - Improving the nation’s health and well-being. Millions of adults and youth receive the support, guidance and resources needed to achieve better health and well-being. Social Responsibility - Giving back and providing support to our neighbors. Across the country, the Y helps people give back and assist their neighbors by offering them opportunities to volunteer, advocate and support programs that strengthen community. THE Y’S IMPACT More than 2,600 locations in 10,000 communities across the country. 21 million people (12 million adults and 9 million youth) of all ages, incomes, backgrounds and abilities come to the Y to learn, grow and thrive. 500,000 volunteers – kids, parents, individuals, and business and community leaders –are personally vested in strengthening their communities. 20,000 full time staff 64 million households and 32 million children ages 14 and under live within three miles of a YMCA, while 1,518 YMCAs serve communities where the median family income is below the U.S. average INVOLVEMENT AT THE Y The Y hopes to engage more people in the communities it serves whether it is as a member, volunteer, supporter or advocate. All play a vital role in strengthening our communities. To learn more visit ymca.net. Each YMCA association is an independent, autonomous organization with its own governing board, professional staff and assets - See more at: http://www.njymca.org/main/history/#sthash.YouGwRRN.dpuf

483 Middlesex AvenueMetuchen, New Jersey 08840
Tel: 732-516-9200
Fax: 732-516-9420
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