Our Direction

2015 - 2017

 To help strengthen the foundations of community in Hamilton, Burlington, and Brantford, the YMCA has identified three strategic areas of focus during this period:

Inspire leadership
  • Actively engage youth in bettering our community
  • Plan for leadership succession across our YMCA
  • Increase volunteer leadership opportunities in programming
Impact Community Health
  • Understand and increase the impact of YMCA programs
  • Extend our reach into under-serviced communities
  • Grow our services including opening new School Age Child Care locations
Invest in Resources and Brand Reputation
  • Leverage the new national YMCA Brand Strategy locally
  • Develop an Information Technology Strategy to support operational goals
  • Become  a workplace of choice

 You can view the YMCA Strategic Plan here