West Suburban YMCA


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About Us

The West Suburban YMCA is a charitable non-profit organization that has been a fixture in the Newton community for over 140 years. The Y is committed to strengthening the foundations of the community by supporting youth development, healthy living and social responsibility for all.


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Kids have the best summer ever at YMCA camps!
Swim lessons at the Y
The Y offers fitness and wellness classes tailored specifically to older adults
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Livestrong at the YMCA is a free program for cancer survivors
The Y has a EEC certified preschool on site.
Togetherhood volunteers at the Centre Street Food Pantry
The tight-knit community of the Masters Swim Team
Y staff and volunteers hold up "blessing bags" created for Second Step families
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All smiles at sports trophy day to wrap up a great session!
Teamwork on display during YBA (Youth Basketball Association league)
Children and their caregivers participate in a lesson at free a Water Safety Event
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YMCA Camp Pikati, located at the Y, provides free lunches through the "Summer Eats" food program.
YMCA Camp Chickami
YMCA Camp Chickami (Day Camp, Wayland MA)
YMCA Camp Frank A. Day (residential camp in East Brookfield, MA)
YMCA Camp Frank A. Day (residential camp in East Brookfield, MA)
Bootcamp fitness class
The Y visits a career fair at Perkins School for the Blind
Men's Basketball League
Out of School Time "Community Connections" provides remote learning support for students in grades K-8.


Togetherhood Volunteer
Category: Non-Profit and Social Services
The Y is mobilizing volunteers nationwide who are using their creativity, passion and hard work to transform communities. We invite you to join us! At the West Suburban Y, we’re dedicated to strengthening community by giving back and supporting our neighbors. And we know that you have lots of ideas and the desire to reach out to make positive changes in our community. Past projects have included ...read more
Phone:(617) 244-6050
Maintenance Coordinator
Category: Non-Profit and Social Services
The WSYMCA is searching for a Maintenance Coordinator to join our team! We are looking for an organized and enthusiastic individual to take on this role that will support both our Wells Ave and Church Street locations, as well as our three summer camps.  Great benefits included, 12% retirement contribution once vested, FREE family membership, diverse and inclusive work environment - be a ...read more
Phone:(617) 244-6050
Co-Director of Camp Pikati
Category: Non-Profit and Social Services
The WSYMCA is searching for a Co-Director of Camp Pikati to join our team! Apply today! Start Date for this position is May 2 and end date is Sept. 9th. This is a seasonal role. Free Membership! Apply today! POSITION SUMMARY: Under the direction of the Director of Camping Operations, the Camp Pikati Co-Director will work collaboratively with the other Co-Pikati Director to mutually administer ...read more
Phone:(617) 244-6050

Rep/Contact Info

Kelly Barker
Asst. Aquatics Director
Kim Benzan
Chief Operating Officer
Jane Carroll
Director of Health and Wellness
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Sara Pollock DeMedeiros
Vice President of Mission Advancement
Chris Ellison
Emily Flynn
Executive Assistant
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Mr. Jack Fucci
President and CEO
Gloria Gavris
Board Member
Martha Hanlon
Board Member
Kristen Hydinger
Ben Kaloupek
Tricia Mansfield
Director of Preschool and Family Services
Chris Meyers
Vice President of Finance
Marie Minardi
Meghan Missett
Director, Marketing & Communcations
Andrea Newman
Development & Special Events Coordinator
Andrea Osterloh
Amanda Pierce
Aquatics Director
Janice Rogers
Laura Snow
Vice President of Human Resources and Administration