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YMCA Overview

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www.ymca.net
Chicago, IL
10000+ employees
1982
Nonprofit Organization
Non-Profit
$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

YMCA Reviews

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    Current Employee - Head Lifeguard in Los Angeles, CA
    Current Employee - Head Lifeguard in Los Angeles, CA
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    I have been working at YMCA full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    The YMCA creates so many great opportunities that have help first-time employees and those who have been employed before.

    Cons

    Management sometimes doesn't help with the lower positions

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YMCA Interviews

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    Camp Counselor Interview

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    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at YMCA.

    Interview

    Group Interview. Different scenarios are set up and group exercises. You really have to be outgoing and make yourself stand out in the crowd. Lots of singing and dancing.

    Interview Questions

    • Experience working with children   1 Answer
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YMCA Awards & Accolades

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

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