A charity igniting people’s potential.

Everyone deserves a chance to shine. But challenges from homelessness to unemployment and mental health struggles are dimming people’s potential.

The YMCA of Greater Toronto is a charity sparking positive change through dozens of critical programs at our 450+ locations. With us, people from all walks of life can grow, lead, and give back to their communities.

By joining the Y as a donor or participant in our programs, you’re starting a journey that will light up your days — and help your community shine bright. 

Grandfather and grandson

Programs for everyone

Driven by our knowledgeable, friendly, and caring volunteers and staff, our charity delivers a wide range of programs and services. Each is designed to help ignite people’s true potential, from child care and camps to job training, youth leadership, and more.

Kids in the community

Meeting urgent community needs

Right now, we’re able to support many of our most vulnerable community members, including youth at risk across the GTA, thanks to donations from generous people like you. The need has only grown more significant during the COVID-19 pandemic, you can make a vital difference.

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