YMCA
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www.ymca.net Chicago, IL 150 to 499 Employees

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Positive and energized environment

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

ProsPeople that work at the Y have a passion for helping others. Creates a positive energized environment

ConsAs a not for profit, wages are typically lower than in other industries.

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    GREAT people

    Marketing (Former Employee)

    I worked at YMCA full-time for more than 10 years


    Pros: The Y is a community of GREAT people - people who are genuinely interested in helping others. Working for the Y provides you with the… Cons: The experience, environment, etc. is inconsistent between cities. Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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    YMCA is a great place to work

    Manager, Association Advancement and Philanthropy (Current Employee)
    Barrie, ON (Canada)

    I have been working at YMCA full-time for more than 3 years


    Pros: - appreciation of life/work balance includes flexible work hours to accomodate family needs - great opportunity to grow, learn, develop and move to other positions within… Cons: - charity work means that there is always more to do than there is… Advice to Senior Management: - find a way to thank/recognize employees hard work publicly Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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