YMCA Community Action Programs

The YMCA of Middle Tennessee strengthens its community by promoting youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility. The YMCA Community Action Programs (Y-CAP) provides evidence-based academic, social, and spiritual support for more than 1,000 underserved and at risk young people from 64 public schools in Metropolitan Nashville. The Y’s portfolio of outreach programs serve at-risk you who face the challenges of poverty, current and prior trauma, poorly performing schools, and limited access to enrichment activities, and provide the opportunity for participants to benefit from Y programs continuously and consistently from Kindergarten through high school graduation.

East Nashville

Underserved young people