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Building on a legacy of service and impact

The YMCA’s history is a testament to the enduring impact of service and the strength that emerges from connecting generations and embracing diversity.

Since 1875, the YMCA has had a presence in downtown Nashville and, today, serves over 16,000 people, welcoming over 1,100 individuals every day.

Over $300,000 is given each year in financial assistance and free programs to ensure everyone can access needed YMCA programs and support.

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