About Us



At the YMCA, we’re for healthy living, youth development, and social responsibility.  Our mission is to put Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind, and body for all.

Randolph County YMCA is proud to be a part of the Indiana State Alliance of YMCAs

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In 1979, a steering committee of community leaders was formed to discuss the recreational needs of youth in the area.  With support from professional staff of the Richmond YMCA, the Winchester Area YMCA was born. By 1981, more than 3,000 people were participating in Y programming and 400 were members. In 1984, the Y received…

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At the Y, strengthening community is our cause.  The Y serves three crucial areas of focus to help individuals, families and communities learn, grow and thrive. The Y IS FOR YOUTH DEVELOPMENT, because we believe that all kids deserve opportunities to discover who they are and what they can achieve.  That’s why, through the Y,…

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Name Title Email Ceann Bales Executive Director/CEO ceann.bales@comcast.net Tom Byrum Senior Program Director tom.byrum@comcast.net Amanda Cox Childcare Director amanda.cox.ymca@gmail.com Shelly Price Youth/Lifeskills Director shellyp29@ymail.com Drew Lovern Wellness/Camp Yale Director drew.lovern@comcast.net  Melissa Black  Licensed Preschool Teacher/Director  mommaintherace@gmail.com  Janelle Hill  Office Manager rcymca@comcast.net Birdie Shaffer Front Desk Staff Anthony Pruett Front Desk Staff Cassie Wright Front Desk…

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Donate Online Now!   A gift to the Randolph County YMCA makes a meaningful, enduring impact in Randolph County.  Your donation is used to support the Y’s membership and program scholarship program, as well as subsidize the overal rates to ensure EVERYONE can call our Y “MY Y” Last year, the Randolph County Y provided…

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