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For Youth Development
For Healthy Living
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Our Y


Since 1988 the Kearney Family Y has been committed to helping youth develop positive values and have been committed to serving others. We help families build stronger bonds and spend more time together. Individuals strengthen their spiritual, mental and physical well being every day at the Y.

At every stage of life, the Kearney Family Y has been there to help children, families and individuals reach their full potential.

The Kearney Family Y is a charitable, membership organization that builds strong kids, strong families and strong communities by putting Christian principles into practice that build a healthy spirit, mind and body for all.

Financial assistance keeps the Y available for all youth and families who need us most. We count on the generosity of our members and the communities to help people of all ages and from all walks of life have access to becoming healthy, confident, connected and secure. The Kearney Family Y welcomes all who wish to participate and will assist those who may not otherwise be able to afford the full fee for membership or programs.

The Kearney Family Y vision is to be the leading charitable, membership organization in the Kearney area. We will impact significantly the development of spirit, mind and body of its members, program participants, volunteers and staff. The Kearney Family Y will improve the quality of life in the Kearney area by clearly establishing itself as a value-based charitable membership organization by making our core values of honesty, caring, respect, responsibility and inclusiveness evident in all programs, collaborations and partnerships.


The Kearney Family Y funding is generated from membership dues, program fees; individual and corporate donations. Our annual Strong Families Campaign raises money for financial assistance to ensure that no one is turned away from membership or programs due to lack of funds. The expansion of facility is accomplished by Capital Development Campaigns organized and ran by the Board of Directors.


The Kearney Family Y a nonprofit organization (501C3) governed by a volunteer Board of Directors. The Y Board of Directors sets policy and oversees the financial integrity of the entire facility.

The Y is committed to providing programs that build a healthy spirit, mind and body for all. We make every effort to ensure that no one is turned away due to inability to pay. Click to read more about our financial assistance.