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About the YMCA

We’re for strong kids, healthy families and thriving communities.
At the Y, strengthening community is our cause. we work side-by-side with our neighbors and donors to make sure that everyone can learn, grow and thrive.
We value what everyone brings to the table. We work to ensure that all segments of our communities are welcome and have equal opportunities to become connected to other participants, members, staff and volunteers. We make it a priority to educate and empower staff and volunteers to think, act and communicate with a diverse, inclusive and global approach to serving all.

Y Mission
YMCA of Northern Alberta creates life-enhancing opportunities for the growth and development of all people in spirit, mind and body.
Y Vision
Strong kids, healthy families, thriving communities.
Y Values
Respect, honesty, caring, responsibility, diversity and social inclusion.


YMCA Board of Directors 

Each year hundreds of volunteers give their time and talent to make YMCA program and services great. There is no program or service offered at the YMCA that is not supported by volunteers including the work of the YMCA Board of Directors.

The YMCA Board of Directors consider the needs and interests of the communities of Red Deer Region, Edmonton Capital Region, Grande Prairie Region and Wood Buffalo and share their expertise, knowledge and resources. Each board members works to ensure the YMCA remain viable and relevant with the goal of building strong kids, healthy families and thriving communities.