The Y is more than a gym. We’re the leading nonprofit committed to strengthening our Columbia community.

The YMCA is more than just a gym. In addition to workout facilities, health programs and swimming, you’ll find great kids programs that make the YMCA the best choice for child care in Columbia, IL. The YMCA also has a range of youth sports leagues, summer day camp and so much more.



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Child Watch
Early Childhood Education
Pickleball Courts
Indoor Track
Indoor Pool
Group Cycling
Free Weights
Strength Equipment
Cardio Equipment
Stretching Area/Equipment
Queenax/Functional Training
Family Locker Rooms
Sports Fields
Community Room

Support the Y

Our Annual Campaign provides financial assistance and subsidies to ensure all who wish to participate can, regardless of their financial situation. Growing our Annual Campaign will ensure that we scale and expand our programs into our most vulnerable communities. To ensure we are deepening our impact, we will innovate our programming to meet community needs.