The YMCA, Changing Lives for the Better

Volunteer

Be a part of meaningful, enduring change

 

Volunteering is more than just sharing your time and passion, it’s about the satisfaction of knowing you are helping people become stronger, giving back to your community and gaining valuable work experience that will enhance your career opportunities.

 

Current volunteer openings:

 

School Age Program - Volunteer
Would you like to have a blast while you are making a positive impact on youth in your community? If you answered yes, read below to learn more to join our team as a school-age program leader volunteer!

 

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School Age Program Leader Volunteers
Would you like to have a blast while you are making a positive impact on youth in your community? If you answered yes, read below to learn more to join our team as a school-age program leader volunteer!

 

 

Why YMCA School Age Program?

  • Enjoy an active, indoor OR outdoor work environment where every day is different.
  • Gain experience creating programming and working with school-aged children.
  • Take a leadership position within a dynamic team-based work environment.
  • Flexible volunteer schedule to accommodate academic opportunities.
  • Work for the leading youth-serving organization in the La Crosse area.

  

 

To apply, please complete an employment application at www.laxymca.org/jobs or drop your completed employment application off at either Y branch or by mail to 1140 Main Street La Crosse, WI 54601.

 

 

Soccer Coach Volunteer
Are you a fun and energetic person with a passion for soccer and helping children? If so, check out our volunteer opportunities and let's get dribbling!


 

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The La Crosse Area Family YMCA is always looking for individuals to help coach and referee in all of our different youth sports programs throughout the year. We are currently in need of part-time volunteer soccer coaches. These positions are needed for the R.W. Houser Family YMCA in Onalaska and Holmen programs. Some of these programs may be held off-site.

Candidates should be enthusiastic, motivating, and able to relate well to young children. Some knowledge and experience playing organized sports is beneficial, specifically soccer.

For more information, feel free to email hr@laxymca.org. To be considered for this volunteer opportunity, navigate to www.laxymca.org/

 

Gymnastics Volunteers
Are you a fun and energetic person with a passion for gymnastics and helping children? If so, check out our volunteer opportunities and let's get tumbling! 


 

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We are seeking volunteers are needed to assist in preschool and progressive gymnastics classes by helping kids, balance, jump, swing, and learn. The ideal volunteer would have experience in gymnastics and have a genuine interest in helping children of all skill-levels learn gymnastic skills. For more information, email Kelly Sorensen at ksorensen@laxymca.org

 

Inclusion Volunteers
Inclusion Volunteers are essential to the success of our wide variety of recreational programming to children and adults with disabilities. Our Inclusion Volunteers encourage, support and build positive relationships with participants at both the Dahl Family YMCA in La Crosse and the R.W. Houser Family YMCA in Onalaska.  For information regarding our Inclusion Volunteers, please contact: Bri Spicer at bspicer@laxymca.org or (608)519-5516


 

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Do you believe that every individual deserves the opportunity to grow and thrive  If you answered yes, read below to learn more. Join an organization that believes in everyone regardless of ability level as a part-time Inclusion Volunteer. 

Inclusion Volunteer are needed to help encourage, support and cheer on the children and adults in our Inclusion programs at both the Dahl Family YMCA in La Crosse and the R.W. Houser Family YMCA in Onalaska.

Contact: Bri Spicer at bspicer@laxymca.org or (608)519-5516


 

 

Here are just a few of the many benefits you can receive from volunteering:

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There is no other volunteer organization quite like the Y. That’s because in 10,000 neighborhoods across the nation, we have the presence and partnerships to not just promise, but to deliver, lasting personal and social change. Each of our volunteers helps move people and communities forward, delivering the benefits of good health, strong connections, greater self-confidence, and a sense of security to all who seek it.