David D. Hunting YMCA

475 Lake Michigan Drive NW
Grand Rapids,
Mon - Thu: 5:00am - 10:00pm
Fri: 5:00am - 9:00pm
Sat: 7:00am - 5:00pm
Sun: 10:00am – 6:00pm
KidZone Hours
Mon - Thu: 8:00am-2:00pm, 4:00pm-8:00pm
Fri: 8:00am-2:00pm
Sat: 8:00am-2:00pm
Sun: Noon - 4:00pm


The David D. Hunting YMCA, located in downtown Grand Rapids, is the first LEED certified Y in the nation. Built in 2005, not only is it a breathtaking state-of-the-art facility, but it also delivers innovative programming to members and the community alike. Whether you’re looking for high quality child care, swim lessons for your child, a motivating environment to regain your health, or a place to learn a new skill, the David D. Hunting YMCA has something for everyone.

For further assistance, please contact us at membership@grymca.org.

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For a Stronger You.

  • Access to 7 locations in the Greater Grand Rapids area
  • Free Group Fitness classes including Yoga, Zumba, LES MILLS and more
  • Early access to register for programs, such as summer day camp
  • Discounted program rates 
  • Drop-In KidZone care while you workout
  • Complimentary Coaching Connection with a wellness coach
  • Nationwide Membership with the ability to visit other Ys across the country

Branch Amenities



Visit the YMCA of Greater Grand Rapids as a guest of a member and enjoy our pools, state of the art workout equipment, group exercise classes and growing community.


Military Discount

At the Y, we believe it is our civic responsibility to support military families in our community. The Y offers reduced pricing and zero joining fee to all military families, past and present.

To receive your military discount, visit a YMCA Welcome Desk at a branch nearest you. Please bring your military ID or other form of verification.


Corporate Membership

Are you a company wanting to partner with the Y for Giving, Sponsorships, or Corporate Membership & Wellness? To learn more, click the button below to view our current corporate partners or contact Heidi Leggett at 616.855.9547 or hleggett@grymca.org for more details.

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Financial Assistance

Apply for financial assistance online or visit a YMCA Welcome Desk near you.

To process the application we will need:
– Copy of last year’s federal tax return 
– Two current pay stubs or Social Security or disability checks

Join Our Team

At the Y, strengthening the community is our cause. Every day, we work side-by-side with our neighbors to make sure that everyone, regardless of age, income or background, has the opportunity to learn, grow and thrive. We are more than a place. We’re a purpose.

Branch Management

Kyle Verhulst 2023 WEB

Kyle Verhulst

Interim Executive Director

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Rashound Cobb 2023 WEB

Rashound Cobb

Membership Engagement Director

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Allison Sides 2021 WEB

Allison Sides

Sports Director

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Dave Beugnot 2021 WEB

Dave Beugnot

Facilities Director

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Erin Deal 2021 October WEB

Erin Deal

Aquatics Director

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Maria Moss 2022 WEB

Maria Moss

Health & Wellness Director

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Raquel Rivera 2022 WEB

Raquel Rivera

KidZone Director

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Stacy Shotko 2021 WEB

Stacy Shotko

Senior Childcare Director

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Branch Board of Advisors

Tracey Burke 2023 WEB

Tracey Burke, Chair

Vice President of Operations, Athletico Physical Therapy

  • Lorena Aguayo Márquez
    • Program Manager, Grand Rapids Community College
  • Matthew Beresford
    • Early Childhood Director, Grand Rapids Public Schools
  • Michael Biafore
    • Chief Operating Officer, Web Traffic Partners
  • Carola Carassa
    • Program Supervisor, FitKids360
  • David Centner
    • Attorney, Clark Hill PLC
  • Christina Drew
    • Director of M&M Insights & Analytics, SpartanNash
  • Ken Fawcett
    • VP-Healthier Communities, Spectrum Health
  • Angelique Gaddy
    • Regional Admissions Rep., Hope College
  • Bonnie Grevengoed
    • Practice Administrator, The Fertility Center
  • Maureen Hale
    • Retired Community Relations Director, PNC Bank
  • Kelsey Haynes-Bako
    • Lead, Corporate Community Relations, Spectrum Health
  • Shelley Irwin
    • Host/Producer, The WGVU Morning Show with Shelley Irwin
  • David Kistler
    • VP-Commercial Banking, First National Bank of Michigan
  • Matthew Klein
    • VP-Middle Market Banking, Wells Fargo Bank
  • Jon Lunderberg
    • Partner/Owner, Buiten & Associates LLC
  • Stephen Maniaci
    • Partner, BDO
  • David Schoonbeck
    • President, CarbonSix Construction
  • E.B. Sonheim
    • Director of Marketing, Feyen Zylstra