We’re changing how
we change Houston

You might know us as a gym, but others in the community know us as much more. The YMCA of Greater Houston is changing our model to become a more inclusive, purpose driven entity. And we’re making it easier than ever for you to get involved!


Impact H1

is a monthly membership that helps fight the systemic problems that plague Houston. Your $25 Impact Membership will help to:

End Isolation

Impact HR2

through critical community outreach & senior enrichment

Fight Inequality

Impact HR3

with education and action through our Equity Innovation Center

Inspire Youth to Thrive

Impact HR5

by cultivating confidence and fostering leadership 

Remove Limits, Reimagine Opportunities

Impact HR6

for youth and adults with special needs through sports and fellowship

Restore Hope and

Impact HR6

by providing immigration legal services and advocating for refugees and victims of human trafficking


  • Opportunity to become a community change agent
  • Membership to support impactful and purposeful work in the community
  • Access to an online community with tools, resources, and education to drive change within yourself and your community, as well as, address the well-being of you and your family
  • Educational and training tools at the YMCA Equity Innovation Center powered by Reliant
  • Monthly e-newsletter with stories of impact, volunteer opportunities, and more
  • Engagement opportunities with the YMCA and other change agents through community events seminars, and more throughout the year
  • Upgrade at any time to access a variety of additional programs and services including Wellness Centers, group exercise classes, pools, and more at YMCA locations throughout the Houston area


Not a place. A purpose.

You can make your membership mean more. An Impact Membership lets you open doors for countless members of our community without ever setting foot in one of our facilities.

Because we aren’t just a place. We are a purpose.

Join the Solution