Published on November 18, 2014
The Y is one of the nation’s leading nonprofits strengthening communities through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. The Anaheim Family YMCA currently impacts nearly 20,000 youth, teens and adults across the greater Anaheim area. The Y has long-standing community partnerships and physical presence not just to promise, but to deliver, lasting personal and social change for a stronger and thriving community now and in the future. OUR MISSION “To put Christian principles into practice through programs that build a healthy spirit, mind and body for all.” Our impact is felt when an individual makes a healthy choice, when a mentor inspires a child and when a community comes together for the common good. The YMCA Mission compels us to address and serve our growing community's needs. At the Y, we're committed to offering programs that foster hope and growth in spirit, mind and body. OUR CAUSE Strengthen communities and so much more. OUR FOCUS FOR YOUTH DEVELOPMENT - Nurturing the potential of every child and teen FOR HEALTHY LIVING - Improving people's health and well-being FOR SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY - Working with our community to give back OUR VALUES Honesty, Caring, Respect and Responsibility – Our values are celebrated by staff, members and volunteers, and provide a positive foundation for all YMCA programs and a healthy connection with others. OUR DESIRED IMPACT Through involvement at the Y, people in our communities are spiritually, mentally and physically healthy. Our youth feel safe and empowered to lead significant lives. All relationships are nurtured and people feel connected to one another and responsible in building a sense of community for all.