About YPG (Your Purchasing Group)

Our Mission

Our Mission is to lower costs on items and services
our members use every day. We aim to enhance member
operations by assuring superior quality and service.

Who We Are

YPG is a group purchasing organization focused on the purchase of indirect goods for YMCAs across America. Some categories include: fitness equipment, office supplies, janitorial supplies, direct and indirect expenses, and related services used by organizations at their individual locations.

Good to Know

99 YPurchasing members represent 2,654 individual locations
29 YPurchasing members are Top 100 YMCAs by Revenue
YPurchasing members are located in 25 states Coast to Coast
9 elected board members means equal Y representation
Consistant pricing on goods, regardless of organization size
YPurchasing is an LLC and taxed as a corporation

YPG at a Glance

We are a for-profit cooperative buying association owned by its members. Members pool their individual purchases to create large volume leverage. Based on their size, these purchases earn significant discounts and rebates from over 100 suppliers. Ypurchasing Members purchase over $75 million dollars annually in a wide variety of spending categories.

Savings Categories for YMCAs

YPurchasing negotiates contracts with local, regional and national vendors to ensure your Y receives the lowest pricing, regardless of their size or location. YPG members can request categories and we will do our best to implement them. We also host successful reverse auctions to reduce costs for YMCAs. Have an idea for a new savings category? Let us know!

  • Fitness Equipment
  • Office Supplies
  • Coffee
  • Waste
  • Janitorial Supplies
  • Pest Control
  • Mats
  • Towels & Linens
  • Copiers & Printers
  • AED’s & First Aid
  • Early Childhood & Education
  • Energy
  • Facilities Maintenance
  • Fitness Accessories
  • Fitness Buybacks
  • Food Distribution
  • Furniture
  • HVAC Filters (MRO)
  • Lighting (MRO)
  • Merchant Card Services
  • MFSB (Multi-function school buses)
  • Payroll & HR
  • Play & Recreation
  • Pool & Lifeguard Supplies
  • Print / Promotion / Apparel
  • Vehicles

 

For YMCAs Coast-to-Coast

Ypurchasing members can be found all across the USA. Regardless of size or location, we can help you reduce costs on the items and services you use every day. Call us today to get a free cost analysis and join the largest (and fastest growing) savings co-op for YMCAs!