Youth Development

YMCA of the Greater Houston Area

For Youth Development; For Healthy Living; For Social Responsibility

Houston, TX

Mission

YMCA Mission: To put Judeo-Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all. Everyone is welcome.

Ruling Year

1962

President and CEO

Mr. Paul E. McEntire

Main Address

2600 North Loop West Suite 300

Houston, TX 77092 USA

Keywords

Youth Development Family Social Responsibility Health Living Summer Camp

EIN

74-1109737

 Number

7200106230

Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Youth Development Programs (O50)

Child Day Care (P33)

IRS Filing Requirement

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Programs + Results

What we aim to solve New!

The Y provides many services with a special focus on 4 strategic initiatives 1.) Eliminate Drownings, 2.) Improve Academic Performance, 3.) Eliminate childhood obesity and chronic disease and 4.) Provide social equity for all.

Our programs

What are the organization's current programs, how do they measure success, and who do the programs serve?

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Academic Achievement

Chronic Disease Prevention

Water Safety

Social Equity

Where we workNew!

Charting Impact

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What is the organization aiming to accomplish?

What are the organization's key strategies for making this happen?

What are the organization's capabilities for doing this?

How will they know if they are making progress?

What have and haven't they accomplished so far?

The Y provides many services with a special focus on 4 strategic initiatives 1.) Eliminate Drownings, 2.) Improve Academic Performance, 3.) Eliminate childhood obesity and chronic disease and 4.) Provide social equity for all.

To provide a environment suitable for all. For eliminating drowning, we provide pools and swim instructors to teach children water safety as well as adults. For Academic Performance, we provide after school care for children equipped with programs like STEAM (Science/Technology/Engineering/Arts/Math). For Childhood Obesity, we have Diabetes Prevention classes as offer a 2 week resident camp (Kamp K'aana) at Camp Cullen. For Social Equity, we have programs and events for all.

With funding we are able to provide all the programs needed

Our outcomes and data will show the number of participants that are involved in our programs

Currently we have 10 YMCA Children's Academy sites that offer a discovery-based curriculum for children 6 weeks up to kindergarten. We have 33 YMCA centers in Houston and surrounding areas that provide an environment where families and individuals build stronger bonds and become more engaged in our community, we have 31 Community outreach sites that afford access to free enriching programs and services in low income areas and 201 child care sites in 29 school districts.

External Reviews

Awards & Accreditations

American Camping Association (ACA) - Accreditation

Affiliations & Memberships

United Way of the Texas Gulf Coast

United Way Montgomery County

Catholic Charities USA

American Humanics - Partner

Public Relations Society of America

Texas Medical Center

Association of Fundraising Professionals

American Marketing Association

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Financials

YMCA of the Greater Houston Area

Fiscal year: Sep 01 - Aug 31

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Operations

The people, governance practices, and partners that make the organization tick.

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Board Leadership Practices

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BOARD ORIENTATION & EDUCATION

Does the board conduct a formal orientation for new board members and require all board members to sign a written agreement regarding their roles, responsibilities, and expectations?

No

CEO OVERSIGHT

Has the board conducted a formal, written assessment of the chief executive within the past year?

No

ETHICS & TRANSPARENCY

Have the board and senior staff reviewed the conflict-of-interest policy and completed and signed disclosure statements in the past year?

No

BOARD COMPOSITION

Does the board ensure an inclusive board member recruitment process that results in diversity of thought and leadership?

No

BOARD PERFORMANCE

Has the board conducted a formal, written self-assessment of its performance within the past three years?

No