The Greater Youngstown Monitoring Association, or GYMA for short, is a local area radio communication scanner club in the greater Youngstown, Ohio area. It is devoted to the monitoring hobbies including scanner and shortwave listening as well as amateur radio. The club is a social organization which meets every odd month to interact with other monitoring enthusiasts.


Our club members come from a variety of backgrounds. We have members who work for public service agencies like police, fire, EMS and hazmat. The club roster includes active amateur radio operators, emergency service dispatchers and a few lifelong scanner listeners.


Dues are $12.00/year for individuals and $15.00/year for family memberships. Memberships can either be purchased online or at any club meeting. Dues paying members in good standing have access to the Member’s Only area which includes our library of manuals, all club publications in electronic format and other specials..