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!

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!

Important Upcoming Dates

Get Fit at Home!

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

Latest News

Fitness Center Schedule – December 2022

November 23, 2022

Fitness Class Schedule Effective December 1, 2022

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Holiday Hours

November 23, 2022

YMCA HOLIDAY HOURS: NOVEMBER 2022 Wednesday, November 23 – 4:00 am – 5:00 pm (CLOSE AT 5:00 PM) Thursday, November 24 – CLOSED – Happy Thanksgiving Friday, November 25 – 4:00 am – 9:00 pm – FITNESS CENTER ONLY – There will be no Fitness Classes on Friday Saturday, November 26 – resume normal business…

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Christmas Tree Lot Open Now, while supplies last!

November 16, 2022

The Hilo Y’s Men & Women’s Club along with the Island of Hawaii YMCA Christmas Tree Fundraiser Sale is going on now at the Hilo Butler Building located at the Ho’olulu Complex on Manono Street.We’ve ordered two 40′ containers of trees and wreaths.  One container of trees have been delivered and staged at the Butler Building.  The…

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Winter Break Day Camp 2022

November 1, 2022

The YMCA New Horizons Youth Day Camp will have a postive impact on your child! Your child will engage in various activities that are supervised by our Youth Leaders that support a healthy mind, body and spirit!  When school is out, the Y is in!  Camp runs daily:  Monday – Friday. Children ages 5½ to 13…

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Fitness Schedule for November 2022

October 24, 2022

Fitness Class Schedule Effective November 1, 2022

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Come to the Y for Halloween Fun October 7!

October 3, 2022

Come to the Y Friday, October 7 for Halloween fun! Free admission and fun for the family! Join us for a Halloween Spooky Walk from 5pm – 8pm. Or get your heart pumping, join our special Hallo-Zumba with Cheryl and Friends from 5:30pm – 7:30 pm!

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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.