Strengthening Our Military Family®    |      Armed Services YMCA Fort Campbell


Fort Campbell

Armed Services YMCA at Fort Campbell provides programs and services to help military families, with an emphasis on junior enlisted service members, spouses and children, navigate the unique challenges of military life.

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Operation Hero + STEAM Half-Day Summer Camps

June 7-July 15 | Grades 2-5 | $60 Fee | Register Here!

Operation Hero + STEAM Half-Day Summer Camps begin June 7, 2020 and run for six weeks. Half-day (afternoon) camps are open to military children in grades 2-5. Each week campers will have fun while learning problem-solving skills, character development and teambuilding plus participate in STEM and Arts activities. Trained facilitators create a safe environment for students to share their experiences and make friends, all while learning and growing together.


Little Heroes - Early Learning Program

June 7-July 15 | Ages 4-5 | $60 Fee | Register Here!

Available to military children ages 2-4, Little Heroes is a half-day early learning program that supports kindergarten readiness. Follows state education standards, this program provides a healthy and safe environment and trained facilitators to ensure a quality early education for your child.

Little Heroes meets Mondays and Wednesdays with morning and afternoon sessions available.


Operation Little Learners - Parent Participation Program

June 7-July 15 | Ages 2-4 | $30 Fee | Register Here!

Recognizing a parent as a child's first teacher, this program provides parents and their 2-4 year old children with hands-on structured classroom lessons and activities designed to prepare children for formal schooling and give parents the tools to aid in their child's development in and out of the classroom.

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Playgroups provide an environment for parents to participate in activity groups such as Tumble Tots, Discover Art, Music and Movement. Playgroups promotes social skills, creativity, literacy and fine & large motor skills for children ages 0-5 years. Playgroup provides a support system for military parents to connect with other military parents.



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Art & Essay Contest

The annual Armed Services YMCA Art & Essay Contest, sponsored by GEICO, allows children to express their love, appreciation and admiration for their military heroes and their military family through creative writing and drawing. The Art & Essay Contest is open to all military school-aged children.


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Operation Ride Home

Jack Daniel’s Operation Ride Home provides financial assistance to currently serving junior enlisted military and their families to travel from their place of military service back home for the holidays. Operation Ride Home started in 2011, and 822 individual junior enlisted service members and their family members have traveled for the holidays in 2018. Reconnecting military families during this special time of year is one small way Operation Ride Home is strengthening military families. Through generous support from Jack Daniel’s Distillery, soldiers and their families are given the opportunity to travel from post to home for the holidays. Click here to donate.

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Backdoor Boutique Thrift Store
Reasonably priced items. Everyone is welcome! 

The ASYMCA Backdoor Boutique accepts donations year-round of serviceable items that military families can use and creates flexible volunteer opportunities for those who’d like to donate their time toward supporting military families.

4883 Indiana Ave Fort Campbell, KY 42223
Phone: 270-956-1566

Shopping Hours:
Tuesday-Friday, 11am-3pm 
1st & 3rd Saturday, 9am-1pm

Donation Drop Off Hours:
Monday-Friday, 10am-3pm 




Why buy when hundreds of dresses and gowns are available to rent for only $20.00! Come shop the selection before your next cocktail or formal event. 

Call 270-798-7422 to schedule an appointment.