Kishwaukee Family YMCA

Youth Development Alerts Healthy Living Social Responsibiliy

Why Work for the Y

Work for the Y

Imagine going to work knowing that what you do each day positively affects the lives of the people in your community. Working at the Kishwaukee Family YMCA , you’ll discover more than a job – you’ll enjoy a career with a future and the opportunity to make a lasting difference in the lives of those around you.

Our staff members – of all ages and from diverse backgrounds and life experiences – enjoy the personal satisfaction that comes from nurturing the potential of youth and teens, improving the nation’s health and well-being and providing support to our neighbors.


Benefits of Working at the Y:

  • Flexible hours
  • Fun atmosphere
  • Free Y membership
  • Work that makes a difference in the lives of others
  • Opportunities for training
  • Opportunities for advancement


Interning for the Y Opens a Window of Career Opportunities

Imagine being a part of one of the most respected human services organizations in the world, where your work positively influences the lives of others, apply your experience, knowledge, creativity and energy, and build your resume while discovering new talents. Create a better future for yourself and your neighbors by interning at the YMCA.


Interested in working for the YMCA? Fill out our application and return it with your cover letter/resume to HR Director Cyndie Brown at or bring it to the front desk.