The Y is here for all during these perplexing times. As a leading nonprofit for youth development, healthy living and social responsibility, the Y is a powerful association of diverse people joined together by a shared passion to strengthen our community.

We bring people together – from all backgrounds and circumstances – and create personal connections that change lives through membership and programs. But the nature of this virus, and how it spreads, presents significant challenges for our Y.

We are committed to working safely and confidently as we move through and emerge better together from this health crisis.

Without donors, our capacity to aid youth and families throughout 2021 will be limited.  We are creating lasting change with our services—and your generosity will help make that possible!

We appreciate your tax-deductible gift to the YMCA.

Your donation will be directed to the center you select:

Where Your Donations Go

We have an extraordinary opportunity to ensure a brighter future for our community, but we need your help. Your gift to the YMCA of the Virginia Peninsulas will have a lasting impact by helping us to reach more people through life-changing programs and services.

$75 Will give a child the opportunity to learn the life-saving skill of swimming or gain confidence during a season of youth sports.

$155 Sends a child to a week of summer day camp filled with enriching, healthy activities and positive role models.

$270 Provides one month of after school care for a child in need of a safe place to go after the bell rings.

$420 Gives a senior one year of access to the YMCA where they can connect with new friends and improve their health.

$450 Offers cancer survivors a support system and activities to help regain strength in the LIVESTRONG at the YMCA program.

$555 Sends a child to YMCA/APYC Camp Kekoka for one week of outdoor education and character-building activities.

$1,200 Develops a group of teens as future leaders as they learn from mentors through after school programs, community outreach, Achievers, and Youth and Government programs.

With your help, the YMCA can continue to turn no one away due to an inability to pay. Your gift truly can make a difference in so many lives.

Our mission is to put Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all.