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Join Our Team

Every YMCA across the nation is volunteer founded, volunteer led and volunteer based. Collectively, YMCAs are the largest nonprofit organization in the nation and benefit from the leadership of more than 600,000 volunteers. The YMCA of Northern Colorado welcomes volunteers in all areas of our association. Duties range in responsibility from reading to our preschool students to coaching youth sports to greeting members at our front desk. If you are interested in becoming a volunteer or intern, we can work together to find a placement that fits your availability, personality and interests.

It is our corporate policy that all volunteers must pass a criminal background screening prior to placement.

Volunteering at the YMCA of Northern Colorado can accomplish the following:

  • Make a difference in your community
  • Support a cause you believe in
  • Put your skills and experience to work
  • Learn new skills
  • Make new friends and develop professional contacts
  • Combat social isolation and reduce stress
  • Build confidence

Volunteer opportunities are available in the following areas:

  • After School Grades K-5 Programs
  • Child Watch Programs
  • Front Desk Member Greeter
  • Ice Programs Hockey/Figure Skating (Lafayette Y Only)
  • Preschool Programs (Longmont Y Only)
  • Properties/Facilities Projects
  • Safety Around Water/Aquatics
  • School Day Off Programs
  • University Level Internships

Indicate your area of interest in the volunteer application. Call 303-443-4474 x1492 or email if you have any issues.

Visit the Volunteer Coaching page to learn more about coaching opportunities.

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303-443-4474 ext. 1492
Email the Volunteer Department