Model United Nations


Program Overview

YMCA of San Francisco's Model United Nations program works to ensure that youth understand the principles of global citizenship, leadership, and empathy, along with the Y's core values of caring, honesty, respect, and responsibility. We focus on values-based leadership and civic engagement among youth to strengthen their participation in our democracy. Youth are given the opportunity to discuss international issues, explore other cultures, and use critical thinking skills.


Program Timeline 2021 - February 22nd through May 17th


Weekly Meetings

Monday's 4:00pm-5:00pm

Youth delegates meet weekly to discuss current news, deepen their understanding of civic engagement, and prepare for events and projects. Meetings use large groups and small breakout group time based on weekly lesson format. We will be utilizing virtual platforms; Google Classroom and Zoom.





Registration opens 1/22/2021

The YMCA has launched a brand new online registration system. If you try to log into your account and receive an error message, you may need to create a new password.  Please follow these directions to successfully set up your account:

  1. Visit
  2. If you are not able to log in with your email address and password, click on “Current Participant”
  3. Enter the same email you have always used for your YMCA log-in
  4. You will then receive a link to create a new Password
  5. Check your email for the link and activate your account

If you have any problems or receive any errors, please email with the subject line: YMCA Community Help and our support team will be happy to help get you set up.


Program Fee $300

February 20th: $75 

March 20th: $75 

April 20th: $75 

May 20th: $75

Email Jenifer Hughes for Scholarship Information!


Jenifer Hughes

Developing teens through Workforce Development, Civic Engagement, and Alternative Education.