More than just your downtown fitness connection!

We are a vibrant community center grounded in the belief that contemporary Jewish sensibilities can be a source of inspiration, connection, and learning for the individuals and families we serve throughout downtown Manhattan. We focus on health and fitness, education and enrichment programs, and innovative arts and cultural programming.

We are committed to the development of the whole person and bettering people’s lives and strengthening individual and family connections by building an inclusive and sustainable community.

The 14th Street Y is part of Educational Alliance, which brings together and partners with diverse communities in Lower Manhattan, offering individuals and families high-quality, multi-generational programs and services that enhance their well-being and socioeconomic opportunities.

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New Country Day Camp

Summer 2020 Registration Open!


New Country Day Camp is a joyful and inclusive community where your child can build meaningful connections and explore the natural world around them. Located at the 75-acre Henry Kaufmann Campgrounds in the forest of the Staten Island Greenbelt, campers will have a blast with high-quality programs rooted in the outdoors.

#NastyWomen – A Night of Female Resistance Comedy
Monday, January 27 | 7:30 PM


#NastyWomen partners with Future Now Fund for the inaugural 2020 show! Featuring Shalewa Sharpe, Blythe Roberson, Leah Bonnema, and hosted by Amanda Duarte.

Scenes from Childhood // theater / LABA 2nd stage
January 10 – 25


Set amidst the AIDS crisis in NYC, this semi-autobiographical play reveals a family of performers wrestling with ambition, tragedy, and the stories we tell about who we are. Alongside an ensemble cast, Ari Brand plays two roles, based on himself and his late father, the concert pianist, Natan Brand.

Winter Membership Special
Now Through January 31


Keep fit throughout the winter with a 14Y membership! Join now through January 31, and we’ll waive your initiation fee. That’s a $99 value!

14Y Toddler Camp
Registration Open!


Don’t let the fun stop after the school year!
Our toddler summer camps give your littles a taste of big-kid day camp, on a shortened schedule, all in the comfort and security of your East Village community center.



Israeli Film Fest: Sallah Shabati
January 28 | 7:30 PM


Shalla Shabati, a Mizrahi Jewish immigrant, arrives to Israel with his family. Upon arriving he is brought to live in a ma’abara, or transit camp. He is given a broken-down, one-room shack in which to live with his family and spends the rest of the movie attempting to make enough money to purchase adequate housing.