After receiving over 100 applications, we're excited to announce Leah Greene, as the new Sr. Program Director of School Age Child Care for the South Mountain and East Orange YMCAs. Leah is excellent at working with youth, staff and members. She's creative, innovative and welcomes new ideas to solve challenges. Her willingness to roll up her sleeves and help out staff has made her a huge hit with our team.View Full Story >
“I could not have raised my daughter on my own without the tremendous support of the Maplewood/South Orange community, and in no small part the South Mountain Y”
In December 2001, Beth Boily became a single mom. “My husband died unexpectedly at age 36. I worked long hours at a high-pressure job in the city, and I was not prepared for additional responsibilities at home,” said Beth. Her beautiful three-year-old daughter, Marisa, attended a well-regarded pre-school in Short Hills, but within a few months, Beth realized that she would be better served at a more local school, and was recommended to the South Mountain YMCA.View Full Story >
We are in the final stretch of our ‘Friends and Family’ phase of the 2017 Annual Support Campaign and well on the way to a successful mission.
Our first phase of the goal is $115,000 and we have just surpassed $83,000. We have a way to go but the force is strong with our community.View Full Story >
The 9th annual World Festival for families in the South Mountain YMCA’s Early Childhood Learning Center took place on Saturday, February 4th. Over 400 children, parents and teachers were invited to sample foods and explore art from all over the world in classrooms that had been transformed.View Full Story >
Are you good with kids? Reliable, responsible, energetic? Willing to learn new things and make a difference in our community this summer? The South Mountain YMCA is looking to hire junior counselors, senior counselors and specialists too!
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For the sixth year straight, the nation’s largest charity evaluator awarded the Metropolitan YMCA of the Oranges its top rating in recognition of the organization’s sound fiscal management and commitment to accountability and transparency. The Metropolitan YMCA of the Oranges includes SOMA's own South Mountain Y.
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This January the South Mountain staff came together for an evening of gratitude, appreciation and celebration. Our dynamic staff brings dedication, friendship, financial support and commitment to South Mountain each day.View Full Story >
The Family Room at the Civic House is in full swing this Saturday, January 7th. Whether it’s biting cold, raining or snowing this weekend - get out of the house, connect with other families while your kids play and explore.View Full Story >
HOURS OF OPERATION
10 W. Parker Avenue
Maplewood, NJ 07040
Feb. 27-April 23rd
Saturday March 25
Saturday March 4th
Teen Leaders Interact
Every Friday 7:30pm-9:30pm
Community Service Opportunity