Mission, Cause, & Core Values


To put Christian principles into place through programs that build healthy spirit, mind, and body for all.

Core Values

  • The Dow Bay Area Family YMCA challenges members, volunteers and staff to embrace the values of caring, honesty, respect and responsibility in their daily living.
  • Caring: expressing sensitivity for the well being of others.
  • Honesty: fairness and trustworthiness.
  • Respect: understanding and acceptance of all people.
  • Responsibility: accountable for one’s actions.

Our Cause

To strengthen the foundations of our community through Youth Development, Healthy Living, and Social Responsibility.