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YMCA Overview

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Chicago, IL
10000+ employees
1982
Nonprofit Organization
Social Assistance
$100 to $500 million (USD) per year
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A not-for-profit community service organization, YMCA of the USA assists the more than 2,600 individual YMCAs across the country and represents them on both national and international levels. Local YMCAs are leading providers of child care in the US. The facilities also offer ... Read more

Mission: Our mission is to provide youth and our community an affordable and accessible resource for the positive development of spirit, mind, and body through recreational, health, and leadership programs. Our impact is felt when an individual makes a healthy choice, when a mentor ... Read more


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Best Places to Interview: 2017 (#60)

YMCA Reviews

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YMCA CEO Kevin Washington
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  • "I love the YMCA! I start working there after my trainings! I am glad that I get to have the opportunity to work there!"

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    Current Employee - After School Counselor in Charlotte, NC
    Current Employee - After School Counselor in Charlotte, NC
    Positive Outlook
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    I have been working at YMCA part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    I am looking forward to working with kids! When I grow up, I want to be an elementary school teacher and the YMCA is a great place to get experience working with kids!

    Cons

    I don’t work there yet, so I can’t think of any cons. I always look on the bright side of things!

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YMCA Photos

YMCA photo of: Sailing on the lake
YMCA photo of: The YMCA
YMCA photo of: YMCA Wellness Center
YMCA photo of: Y Exterior
YMCA photo of: Sunshine state conference championships
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YMCA Interviews

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    Counselor Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
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    Application

    I applied online. The process took 4 weeks. I interviewed at YMCA.

    Interview

    Easy going be your self and exude professionalism and you should be fine it wasn't too nerve racking . Just talk about what impact you want to bring on for the kids

    Interview Questions

    • What can you contribute to the company   1 Answer
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YMCA Awards & Accolades

  • Top Places to Work Globe 100, Boston Globe, 2009

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