You can positively impact lives right in your own community with the Y. Volunteers of all ages help the Y nurture youth, improve health and well-being and assist our neighbors in need. We value your time and enthusiasm and look forward to creating a fun, fulfilling volunteer experience for you.

Y volunteers enjoy:
A wide variety of locations and programs to fit personal interests
Options for one-time, seasonal and ongoing volunteerism
Making new friends, networking and gaining experience

How Can You Help

Youth Development
Our volunteers nurture the potential of thousands of kids year-round. They teach, mentor, guide and support kids from their first few weeks of life through their first steps into adulthood.

Healthy Living
Y volunteers provide support, resources and guidance to kids, adults and families so they can achieve greater health and well-being in spirit, mind and body.

Social Responsibility
Volunteers help the Y listen and respond to the social and critical needs of Greensboro. They help inspire compassion and involvement in our community.

For current Volunteer opportunities please contact the Spears YMCA at 336.387.9622 or via email at

Volunteer Application