Be Part of Our Mission
The mission of the YMCA of Metro Chicago is to develop strong children, families and communities across Metropolitan Chicago through academic readiness, character development, violence prevention, fitness and healthy living. Our network of 23 membership centers, five camps, early learning, school-aged and other programs at 100+ sites in the city and suburbs provides everyone with a safe place to learn, play and grow. In this role, you'll be an integral part of ensuring the YMCA continues to be a leader in making our city a world-class place to live and raise a family. So you're not just impacting a bottom line, you're impacting people and communities all over Chicagoland.
This position will work closely with the Health and Wellness Manager on the Active Green Space program to focus on childhood obesity and diabetes prevention in the Logan Square, Humboldt Park and Hermosa neighbordhoods of Chicago. The objectives of the Active Green Space include promoting nutrition education and horticulture, increase access to healthy food, increase physical activity and promote community collaboration.
Scope of Responsibilities:
Child Abuse Prevention
Supports the YMCA’s commitment to child abuse prevention by:
Internships offered by the YMCA are unpaid.