You may have joined the Y as a place to improve your well-being, help your kids learn and grow, or connect with others who share your interests.

Now, your membership can mean even more. As a part of the leading charity committed to youth development, healthy living and social responsibility, you can play a role in making our community stronger. We have several ways for you to get connected with other members and in the community.

For more information about contributing to service projects at the YMCA, please fill out the form to the right and we'll be in touch with you soon!

Get involved!

  • Make a personally significant financial gift
  • Be a campaigner for the YMCA Annual Campaign

YMCA Housing

  • Organize a care package drive for men’s residence
  • Laundry supplies, cleaning supplies, organizers, utensils
  • Donate items to the Men’s Residence Trading Post. Food, clothing, hygiene items.
  • Adopt a senior from our Senior Housing Program for the holidays.
  • Make holiday cards for our Men’s Residence and Senior Housing Participants.
  • Lead a health food demonstration
  • Organize the food pantry
  • Knit socks/scarves/blankets
  • Donate board games for senior tenants
  • Provide a worship service
  • Organize a move in welcome package
  • Serve meals at the holiday dinners
  • Organize an Angel Tree during the holidays

Urban Swim Initiative

  • Organize a swimsuit collection
  • Attend a swimsuit distribution
  • Assist with swimsuit collection boxes

Cancer Survivor Programs

  • Make phone calls to survivors
  • Make cards for survivors
  • Collect hats/scarves/blankets for survivors
  • Lead an activity for survivors
  • Host an event for survivors


  • Donate board games for the child care programs
  • Scorekeeping for sports leagues
  • Assist with kids fit program
  • Assist with Triathlon Training: group rides, open water swims
  • CNY Games
  • Green Lakes Race Weekend: packet pickup, registration, body marking, course officials


At the Y no child, family or adult is turned away. Strengthening community is our cause and we are accessible to all people. When you give to the Y, your gift will have a meaningful, enduring impact right in your own neighborhood.

Make a gift today.