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  • Advocate with the Y

    Advocate with the Y

    MAKE AN IMPACT WITH YOUR COMMUNITY Our goal is to educate and engage our elected officials, policymakers, nonprofit and community organizations about the YMCA’s mission, community impact, expertise on youth and family issues and its willingness to work collaboratively to better serve our community. If you would like to be a Y cheerleader or would…

  • Mission & Impact

    Mission & Impact

    CAUSE-DRIVEN CHARITABLE FOR ALL. Our mission is to put Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy mind, body, and spirit for all. The Y’s Annual Campaign is a collection of financial gifts that fulfills the last two words of our mission, for all. 100% of every dollar you give is spent to impact lives in our…

  • Location / Hours

    Location / Hours

    STAFFED FACILITY HOURS Mon-Fri 4 AM to 9 PM Sat/Sun 6 AM to 6 PM 24/7 FACILITY ACCESS STAFFED HOLIDAY HOURS New Year’s Day Unavailable Easter Sunday Unavailable Memorial Day Unavailable Independence Day Unavailable Labor Day Unavailable Thanksgiving Unavailable Black Friday 8 AM to 5 PM Christmas Eve Unavailable Christmas Day Unavailable New Year’s Eve…

  • Amenities


    At the Portage Township YMCA you’ll find a warm environment with friendly members who are all part of a cause dedicated to bringing about meaningful change for themselves and for their community. Our Amenities:

  • Rentals & Parties

    Rentals & Parties

    Host Your Next Event at the Y! Upon availability, YMCA facilities are available to rent for meetings, parties, and more! All rentals include tables and chairs if requested. All rentals must be booked at least two weeks in advance. Prices vary by space and duration of rental. TYPE RATE BILLING Birthday Party: 10 Kids $125.00 Flat Rate…

  • Board of Directors

    Board of Directors

    MEET THE STAFF Our Current Board of Directors Melissa Deavers Board Chair, Chief Volunteer Officer, & Governance Chair Tricia Hall Vice Chair & Financial Development Chair Harry Langbehn Secretary Jill Woodburn Treasurer Laura Small Facilities Chair Todd Willis Board Member & Past Board Chair Sarah Darrell Board Member Cindy Hargarten Board Member Jessica Bailey Board…

  • Meet the Staff

    Meet the Staff

    Leadership Team Shannon Burhans President & CEO CC Adams Director of Human Resources & Talent Management Nicki Buckingham Member Services Lead Erin Robles Director of Communications & Engagement Brianna Manning Fund Development Coordinator Deena Shriks Membership Operations Coordinator Taylor Burhans Head Gymnastics & Ninja Coach Amber Jones Youth Development Coordinator Chandra Ostrander Business Manager Tarah…

  • Portage Y History

    Portage Y History

    Click images for larger view U.S. YMCA History

  • ADA Complaint Procedure

    How to File an ADA Complaint with the U.S. Department of Justice You can file an Americans with Disabilities Act complaint alleging disability discrimination against a State or local government or a public accommodation (private business including, for example, a restaurant, doctor’s office, retail store, hotel, etc.). A complaint can be filed online using the…

  • Volunteer


    Volunteer At The Y There are many ways to volunteer at the Portage Township YMCA! Volunteer at an Event: Share your talents and skills:  Earn Perks by donating your time and talent to the Y! Information & Resources: Volunteer Guide Volunteer Application Volunteer Hours Tracking – Fillable PDF Volunteer Flyer Membership Services & Volunteer Opportunities…