915 Hawthorne Avenue
Athens, GA 30606


The Athens YMCA has several opportunities through the year to get involved! Some of our available opportunities are below. Check back on this webpage for the most updated information!

  • Kindermarket Consignment Sale: Volunteers are needed during our semi-annual kindermarket consignment sale! This event is held twice a year in the Spring and Fall. Volunteers shop first! Email to learn more and volunteer.
  • Run Through the Woods 5k: Volunteer with us at our annual Run Through the Woods 5k! This event takes place in August each year. Email for more information and to sign up!
  • Summer Day Camp Leader in Training: This summer program is for teens ages 14 & 15. Teens work in our summer day camp and participate in career development and leadership trainings in addition to several other activities. This position requires an interview and training process. Visit to learn more!
  • Sunshine Studio: Spend some time with the coolest people around! Sunshine Studio is a program for adults with special needs. Volunteers are needed throughout the year to assist with participants and their activities. Email to learn more, and click here for volunteer details for Spring 2024!

Please note, the YMCA conducts a thorough background check on all employees and volunteers. The YMCA does a nationwide NCIC search, a sexual predator search, and county of residence misdemeanor search.