We are excited to be celebrating our 70th Year Anniversary in 2018!
Youth Government Recruitment Video
The purpose of the YMCA Youth & Government program is to prepare teens for political citizenship in local, state, or national government roles. The program provides guidance, training and an experience in the American democratic process through the form of state government. The YMCA Youth & Government Program is based upon the Y’s core values of caring, honesty, respect and responsibility and seeks to accomplish its purpose in the following ways:
The YMCA Youth & Government program believes that only members of a society can improve that society and all citizens must be educated in the process of policy making where emotions and feelings are tempered by reason and by fact.