One Number different • ymca
Zip codes began as a way to sort mail. Today, they can determine who we are. Studies show that kids born into a lower-income zip codes have less access to fresh food, healthcare and job opportunities, which means a much lower chance at upward mobility.
This stark reality makes the Y’s mission increasingly important. The not-for-profit is committed to leveling the playing field with programs and services to help everyone succeed in life, no matter who they are or where they live. Because five random numbers shouldn’t determine your destiny.