New Jackson Y Main Entrance Rendering 1.2021

Architect/Engineering Firm, Construction Manager Chosen for New Facility

Believing that form follows function and having moved through the development of a program-focused facility design, the Jackson YMCA has selected two organizations to round out its capital campaign design and construction team. The YMCA Board of Directors, acting on recommendations of its campaign Building and Design Committee, selected Granger Construction Co. as the project’s construction manager and Bergmann as the YMCA’s architect/engineer. The committee and both firms are working closely with Gro Development Inc., a leader in the development, design and management of YMCAs and other community-based facilities; samples of their YMCA work are available at

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$0 Join Fees Ends January 15th!

When you join the Jackson YMCA, you're not just a member of a gym. You're a part of a community dedicated to Youth Development, Healthy Living and Social Responsibility. Build connections by investing in your health, spending time with your family, and strengthening relationships with members of your community.

Shape Up Jackson is Back!

YES - Jackson’s favorite annual weight-loss contest is back! Begin the New Year with a healthy lifestyle.

50 contestants will be selected to participate! Apply online for a chance to be selected:

Private Swim Lessons

Our pool is open for lessons - kids and adults, beginners or lap swimmers who want to improve their technique. Contact us today - space is limited!

Vote For the Jackson YMCA!

The Jackson YMCA is in the running for Turnkey Writing Solutions 2020 Nonprofit of the Year. The nonprofit with the most votes will receive a $1,000 unrestricted grant, a plaque, and monthly promotion in TurnKey's social media and e-newsletter throughout 2021. Hurry! Voting closes at midnight EST on Sunday, January 31, 2021.  Winner will be announced February 15, 2021.

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Healthy Virtually

Join your favorite Jackson Y instructors for group ex classes through Zoom! Suggested equipment includes dumbbells, a step/riser, a mat and towel, although many classes can be done with no equipment. Classes are LIVE and will not be recorded. Pre-registration is required.

Full-day & After-school Care

This year the Jackson YMCA is offering fun, enriching, out-of-school care for elementary (Y5-5th) and middle school (6th-8th) students. The program will be held at the YMCA downtown location. Along with homework assistance, our program will offer gym and outdoor time, art, swimming and more. Due to physical distancing requirements, space will be limited - so register today!