Basketball Builds Stronger Communities

At the Y, we believe that all kids deserve the opportunity to discover who they are and what they can achieve. Our basketball programs  provide thousands of youth today with values, skills and relationships that lead to positive behaviors and better health. Lives are changed in our gyms and fields that impact our communities and our world. Basketball and the Y have a unique relationship. As Central Florida steps into the spotlight during this weekend’s NBA All-Star events, read how basketball has played a significant role in the development of our community written by our CEO, Jim Ferber. You can also see a video of our kids recreating All-Star slam dunks at our Golden Triangle Y.