The Burbank YMCA, which was built in 1999 with a generous donation by Reading residents Nelson and Rita Burbank, is located in the heart of Reading and serves the communities of Reading, North Reading, Wakefield, Wilmington, and Stoneham. Today, the YMCA is one of the community’s leading social service providers. This facility features an outdoor splash pad that can be used during the summer months.
- Youth Development – 400 youth are taking a greater interest in learning; making smarter life choices. Our Y offers licensed before and after school programs, and summer day camp programs and a wide variety of youth development programs for teens.
- Healthy Living – 11,600 adults and youth receive the support, guidance and resources needed to achieve better health and well-being by being a member of our Y.
- Social Responsibility – We ensure that our programs are accessible to all by providing $450,000 in financial assistance each year to our programs and services.