Share The Y With A Friend

Member Referral Program

Refer a member that joins the Akron Area YMCA and YOU receive a month off your membership!

Connect, stay active and build your social network!  If you enjoy the Y, refer a friend. With each new referral (up to 6 per year) you'll receive a month of FREE membership.*


1. Tell your friends and family about the Y.
2. Fill out a “Share the Y” referral form and give to a friend.
3. If your friend fills out the coupon, brings it in to any Akron Area YMCA branch and joins, YOU receive 1 FREE month of membership! Offer not available with online registration. Offer must be redeemed in person, with completed coupon.

Download the referral coupons here!


Once YOU become a Y member, YOU too can participate in the Member Referral program.

*Terms and Conditions:
Members may refer up to 6 referrals per calendar year. Referral form must be on file to qualify for promotion. Youth memberships, program members, financial assistance, payroll deducts, SilverSneakers®, Prime and Y staff are excluded. Valid at time of new Y member join only. Must be 18 years of age or older. Other restrictions and/or exclusions may apply. Not valid during months of December, January or membership promotions.

Contact Information

Akron Area YMCA
50 S. Main Street, Ste. LL 100
Akron, Ohio 44308
(330) 376-1335