The YMCA of Greater Charlotte is a member of the United Way organization. Operational for more than 130 years, it designs and conducts educational and recreational programs for adults and children. The organization provides a variety of activities, including arts and crafts, swimming and basketball. The YMCA of Greater Charlotte organizes summer camps and fitness training classes for all age groups. The organization offers various spiritual, educational and social activities. It provides health management, scheduling and community development services. The organization also participates in fundraising programs. The YMCA of Greater Charlotte maintains a presence in Mathews, N.C.