For Social Responsibility

Giving back and providing support to our neighbors
The Y has been listening and responding to our communities’ most critical social needs for 160 years.
Whether developing skills or emotional well-being through education and training, welcoming and
connecting diverse demographic populations through global services, or preventing chronic disease and
building healthier communities through collaborations with policymakers, the Y fosters the care and
respect all people need and deserve. Through the Y, 500,000 volunteers and thousands of donors,
leaders and partners across the country are empowering millions of people in the U.S. and around the
world to be healthy, confident, connected and secure.

Social Responsibility: Giving back and providing support to our neighbors
Social Services – Training, resources and support to empower our neighbors to make change, bridge
gaps and overcome obstacles
Global Services – Support systems that welcome, celebrate, educate and connect diverse
demographic populations in the U.S. and around the world
Volunteerism & Giving – Voluntary contributions that fund, lead and support the Y’s critical work
Advocacy – Collaborations with policy makers, community leaders and private and public
organizations to develop youth, prevent chronic disease, and build healthier communities and encourage
social responsibility

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