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About YMCA of the Virginia Peninsulas


The YMCA of the Virginia Peninsulas strengthens communities. Through our focus on youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility, we embrace and nurture the promise that lives in all of us. The Y gives children, families, and individuals the support and resources needed to be healthier, more confident, connected, and secure.


Our Core Values

Our Y supports the values of caring, honesty, respect, and responsibility and we are guided by the following principles as we work to strengthen the foundations of community.

two women sitting on a couch with coffee talking
children playing outside with rope
young adults at a table working on a project
two boys and a camp counselor learning how to windsurf

Our Mission

The mission of the Y is to put Christian principles into practice through programs that build a healthy spirit, mind and body for all.