Y Day Camps

At the Island of Hawaii YMCA whenever school is out, the camp at the Y is in!

It’s more important than ever that children have a safe enriching environment for learning, both in and out of school. The YMCA's Day Camp program allows children to continue their social, emotional and physical growth when school is out.  Visit the Day Camp page more information on how to register or call us at 808-935-3721.

YMCA Sailing Program

Learn sailing, seamanship, and water safety from our sailing club located in Kawaihae. Open to ages 10 and up! Register now for Summer Classes!

YMCA supports a program to instruct both youth and community members in sailing small boats from the Kawaihae harbor.

Junior Leaders Program

Looking for summer opportunities for ages 12-18? Volunteer with the YMCA for the Junior Leader Program!

The YMCA Junior Leader Program connects young people ages 12-18 with adult advisors at the YMCA to develop their leadership potential while fostering a culture of service.  With the help of role models and mentors, these teens develop the skills they need to lead positive change in their communities.

Kokua Services Partnership

If you feel like you fall in between the cracks to afford medical insurance come see one of our Kokua associates for assistance connecting with an affordable health plan. Call us at (808) 935-3721. Click below for additional information.

Donate to the Y

Island of Hawaii YMCA provides vital community services for Youth Programs, Child Care, Family Visitation, Fitness Center and Fitness Classes as well as facility rental and certified kitchen. We welcome community donations to support these services.

When School is Out,
Camp is In!

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Exercise with the Y instructors at home! Browse our fitness video instructions, more are coming!

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Register Now – YMCA Aquatics Sailing Program Summer 2022 for children ages 10 – 17

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We are hiring! Gym Associate positions and more!

Island of Hawaii YMCA is hiring for Gym Associates and other positions. Check out our Employment listings!

May 2022 Fitness Class Schedule

Fitness Class Schedule Effective May 1, 2022 Amended2

COVID-19 Update: June 29, 2022

Island of Hawaii YMCA hours: Monday – Friday 4:00 am – 9:00 pm, Saturday & Sunday 6:00 am – 8:00 pm.

Effective April 11, 2022, wearing a mask at the YMCA is discretionary and based upon your comfort level. We will continue to do temperature checks upon arrival. Members are required to continue cleaning the machines, yoga balls, etc, before and after use. Please remember that we will continue social distancing and respect for each other. Classes & gym access will continue to have a limit.

Thank you for your patience and understanding! We continue to review our programs and guidelines and will keep our members informed via email, social media and our website. Please stay safe and healthy! We are a better US because of U.

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Mission Statement:

Share God's love with children, adults, and families of all races and faiths by putting Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all.  The YMCA shall be nondenominational and shall not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, religion or national origin.  We focus on youth development, healthy living and social responsibility in our community.