Albany Area YMCA

Get Involved


The YMCA is a non-profit 501c(3) organization that counts on the generosity of the community. There are many ways you can strengthen the YMCA through your contribution:

  • Annual Campaign
  • In-Kind Gifts
  • Gifts in Honor or in Memory of Someone
  • Sponsorship of our events
  • Cornerstone Club

Click here for information on how to Give to the YMCA.


When you volunteer at the Y, you provide leadership and talent vital to empowering people and communities to learn, grow and thrive.

The YMCA is volunteer-founded and volunteer-based. Volunteers contribute thousands of hours of volunteer service to the YMCA annually through coaching, special events, and by serving on vital committees.

If you would like to volunteer as a coach for Youth Sports, contact Marc West at 229-436-0531, ext. 206.

Download a Volunteer Coach application

Volunteer opportunities may also exist in other areas of the YMCA and for special events. For information about other volunteer opportunities, please contact Shannon Rogers at 229-436-0531, ext. 205.

Download a General Volunteer application

Volunteers can also sign up for Albany Area YMCA volunteer opportunities at

All YMCA volunteers must pass a criminal background check and complete a YMCA interview process. The Y does not accept volunteers fulfilling court-appointed community service.