Our volunteers make a difference in Sumter. When they work with us and our members, they are taking an active role in changing this community. Whether it be helping with tutoring or a special event…our volunteers make the Y what it is today…a place to learn, grow, and thrive.

We Could Use People Like You

It’s easy to volunteer. Register online to volunteer or visit the front desk for opportunities.

Register to Volunteer HERE

Current Volunteer Opportunities:


*Basketball and soccer coaches and assistant coaches

*Basketball and soccer scorekeepers

*Laundry and custodial care

*Office file clerks

*Special events – (Base 2 Base Race, SC Bodybuilding Championships, Underwater Egg Hunt, Healthy Kids Day, Camp Open House, Turkey Trot, etc.)


Policy Volunteers: The YMCA of Sumter is a non-profit, tax-exempt, charity with cause that is independent and autonomous and governed by an unpaid, volunteer board of directors.

2017 Officers: Milton Schwartz – President/CVO; Alan Cannon – President Elect; Charles Bostic – Vice President; John B Hilton – Treasurer;  and Mark Mossell – Past President

2017 Members: Frank Edwards, Paul Jones, Rob Sexton, Denise Wells, Mary Kolb, Misty Hatfield, Deron McCormick, James McCain, Charles Austin, Jeremy Haines and Ed Bynum.