Through strong community collaborations and partnerships, the Y works to meet the needs of the community and those we serve through a variety of avenues and opportunities.
The Miracle League of Milwaukee is Milwaukee's first universally-accessible baseball league, for children with physical and mental disabilities. The Miracle League allows all children to play organized baseball, regardless of ability. Miracle League baseball is played on a custom-designed field featuring a cushioned, rubberized, completely flat surface to prevent injuries and allow access for the visually impaired and those in wheelchairs.
Well City Milwaukee is a workplace wellness initiative led by the City of Milwaukee, the Greater Milwaukee Committee (GMC), the Metropolitan Milwaukee Association of Commerce (MMAC), the YMCA of Metropolitan Milwaukee and the Wellness Council of Wisconsin.
In 2010, Milwaukee reached the first step in workplace wellness by receiving Well City USA – Silver level designation. Moving forward, the goal is to continue on the path to healthier lifestyles by broadening and deepening outreach with employers to make workplace wellness standard practice in the Milwaukee business community. Learn more and find out how your company can get involved.