72nd Annual Christmas Tree Fundraiser Tree Lot Opens Sat., Nov. 27

The Y's Men and Women's Club annual Christmas tree fundraiser lot will open to the public for walk-up sales at the Hilo Ben Franklin parking lot.

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 Y’s afterschool program helps children continue their social, emotional, physical and academic growth after the school day has ended.  Visit the Day Camp page more information on how to register or call us at 808-935-3721.

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.

Get Fit at Home!

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

When School is Out,
Camp is In!

Dec 20 thru Jan 03

Important Upcoming Dates

Dec 25 thru Dec 26
Jan 01 thru Jan 02

COVID-19 Update: October 1, 2021

Island of Hawaii YMCA hours: Monday – Friday 4:00 am – 9:00 pm and Saturday: 6:00 am – 8:00 pm, Sunday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm.

Use of the YMCA fitness facilities requires proof of Covid-19 vaccination. The Fitness Center is open to members only by booking an appointment via Gym Master App or Member Portal or by calling us at 808-935-3721. Limit to the gym is 20 members at one time per hour.

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!

Latest News

Fitness Class schedule for December 2021

November 15, 2021

2021 11 11 Fitness Class Schedule Effective December 1, 2021

Health Insurance Open Enrollment

October 26, 2021

Open Enrollment for Health Insurance starts November 1, 2021. If you know of anyone who needs medical insurance or needs to renew their medical insurance…

Fitness Classes Schedule November 2021

October 26, 2021

For class registration please use our GymMaster Member portal or app. Fitness Class Schedule Effective November 1, 2021

Become a Member

Membership at the Y brings many benefits! Lifetime membership provides access to YMCA facilities nationwide.

Support Us

When you donate to your local Y you are supporting youth and community programs within the Big Island community.

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.

Youth Development

Health & Fitness

Social Responsibility