The 92nd Street Y

Founded in 1874 as the Young Men's Hebrew Association where Jewish men could find harmony and good fellowship, the 92nd Street Y today has evolved into a world-renowned community and cultural center, an organization of exhilarating vitality and remarkable diversity, a proudly Jewish institution that reaches out to people of every race, ethnicity, religion, age and economic class. The 92nd Street Y provides exceptional programs in the arts and culture, Jewish life and education, health and fitness, personal growth and travel, and in classes for adults, families and children. The 92nd Street Y serves over 300,000 people annually, from newborns to centenarians, always remaining true to its mission.

Charity Navigator Ratings

Overall Rating

(3/4)|88.99 Score


(3/4)|86.65 Score

Accountability & Transparency

(4/4)|92 Score



Headquarter Address

1395 Lexington Avenue
New York, NY 10128