Y Facts
  • Officially incorporated in 1968 as the Young Men’s Christian Association of Greene County, TN.
  • The Y is a Not-For-Profit (501-3C) organization led by a volunteer Board of Directors and an Executive Director to facilitate daily operations.
  • Past Executive Directors - Ramsey Falconer, George Fawcett, David McCaslin and Terry Bellamy. Margaret Wright has served this position in the interim.
  • Previous Y locations – Asbury United Methodist Church Annex and the former Doughty-Stevens Funeral Home.
  • The Y has been at its current location since 1980.
  • Capital Campaigns – 1980 (facility), 1992 (renovations) and 2007 (expansion and renovation).
  • The Y is open 7 days each week and includes the following amenities: Racquetball Courts, Indoor Pool, Wellness Center, Group Exercise Room, Youth Activity Center, Functional Training Room, Gymnasiums, Adult Locker Rooms with steam and sauna, free Childwatch/Youthwatch, Group Cycling, Youth Locker Rooms and Family Changing Areas.
  • The Y is a United Way Agency. Funds from the United Way help to provide financial assistance for membership and program fees for those who qualify. Funds also allow the Y to provide (free of charge) the Arthritis Foundation Aquatic  program for those who provide proper documentation.
  • The Y has approximately 6,000 members and nearly 2,800 membership units.
  • Approximately 16,000 people from Greene County are served by the YMCA each year.
  • Over 200 volunteers assist the Y staff in a given year.
  • The annual operating budget is $1.65 million. Most revenue is generated through membership (74%) and program fees (24%).
  • The Y employs over 90 part-time staff throughout the year.