- Giving everyone a safe place to learn, grow and thrive. YMCA of the Inland Northwest serving eastern Washington and North Idaho.

Y Stories

Staff Spotlight – Riza

For Riza, working at the Central YMCA Children’s Center is a natural....

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My Y Story – Kate

Kate can’t really remember a time when she wasn’t in the pool.....

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Staff Spotlight – Frythe

When Frythe moved to Sandpoint with her family in 2000 she was....

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Staff Spotlight – Miana

It took over 1,500 miles to find her next adventure in life,....

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Staff Spotlight – Elliot

Growing up in Spokane, Elliot spent many days as a kid in....

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My Y Story – Amber

Spending three hours coaching basketball on a Thursday night may not seem....

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Staff Spotlight – Brandon

Every day presents a different challenge for Brandon at the North Spokane....

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Staff Spotlight – Aiden

Aiden believes in paying it forward, and he doesn’t want to waste....

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Our Areas Of Focus

For Youth Development

Nurturing the potential of all youth and teens by fostering within each child a commitment to learning, positive values, social competencies, and a positive identity.

For Healthy Living

Improving our community’s health and well-being through physical and social activities designed to build relationships and community.

For Social Responsibility

Through the support of volunteers and donors the Y gives back through food programs, and affordability for all thanks to the Annual Giving Campaign. At the Y, everyone can participate regardless of financial circumstance.