The YMCA of Northwest North Carolina serves Alexander, Davie, Forsyth, Iredell, Stokes, Yadkin & Wilkes Counties. We have a passion for serving people of all ages, races and religions. We also offer financial assistance to those who otherwise cannot afford programs, services or membership fees at any of our locations.

Our mission: “Helping people reach their God-given potential in spirit, mind and body.”

Areas of Focus: Youth Development, Healthy Living, and Social Responsibility

What's Happening at the Y

» YMCA Awarded $25,000 Grant from Wells Fargo

The YMCA of Northwest North Carolina has been awarded a $25,000 grant from Wells Fargo to provide Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) educational activities in all 12 traditional summer day camps in 2015. The addition of a concentrated STEM component to traditional summer day camp is intended to help fight summer learning loss.


» Thank you voting for us for Triad Moms on Main Choice Awards!

We are so thankful that you voted for us to win Favorite Health & Wellness Facility or Service and YMCA Camp Hanes for Favorite Summer Camp at the Triad Moms on Main 2015 Choice Awards!


» Now Offering Silver&Fit® Memberships

Branches of the YMCA of Northwest North Carolina will now offer Silver&Fit® memberships, available with participating insurance plans.


» Stokes Family YMCA and Stokes County Schools Awarded After-School Quality Improvement Grant

The Stokes Family YMCA and Stokes County Schools announced today they were awarded an After-School Quality Improvement Grant by the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction (NCDPI). The grant will last two years totaling more than $600,000, with the possibility of a third year based on performance and funding availability.


Mission Moments

  • Our latest inspirational story from the Yadkin Family YMCA comes from Ashlyn Byerly!

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  • Click here to read Yadkin Family YMCA Member Suzanne West’s story.

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  • Yadkin Family YMCA Member, Iowa Chapman, shares his story:
    That’s me when I started going to Yadkin Family YMCA in 2009. I’ve been going ever since, 3 to 6 times weekly. I wanted to be off all diabetic medications. I’m currently not taking any, the diabetes doctor said if I go 6 more months with a1c where it is, he will mark my diabetes as resolved!

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  • We want to share Yadkin Family YMCA Member Pamela Johnson’s story.

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