Giving Tuesday is a global generosity movement unleashing the the power of radical generosity. Giving Tuesday started in 2012 with a simple idea: everyone can do good. In the past 10 years, the movement has inspired hundreds of millions to give, collaborate, and celebrate generosity. Give to the Y today!
A gift to the Y ensures that our programs and services reach the people that need us most in our community. Join the movement! You don't have to wait until Tuesday! You can give to the Y today.
Exercise your heart in more ways than one
with a gift to the Y this Giving Tuesday.
When you give to YMCA programs you provide:
- Scholarships to foster and refugee families
- Free summer camp for refugee youth
- Workforce development opportunities for teens
- Affordable preschool and after school childcare
- Access to the Livestrong program for cancer survivors
- Access to critical services and social supports for seniors
Build Belonging with a Gift to the YMCA
When you donate to the YMCA, you're doing your part to build belonging and strengthen the communities of Marion and Polk Counties. A strong community is good for everyone. Whether you're helping a child in need attend summer camp, giving someone the assistance they need to make a healthy change in their life, or contributing to the construction of our new Salem Family YMCA facility, your gift will let us continue to affect positive change in our region.
Join Us in Helping Our Community
Your monthly contribution changes lives locally by providing essential support to families that need us most on an on-going basis.
Make a One-Time Gift
Support the Y of Marion and Polk Counties
A donation of any amount will help us continue to serve those in need, especially during these trying times. Your gift can be directed to the program or service of your choice or where it's needed most.
John Mistkawi Scholarship Fund
Honor the legacy of John with a gift of any amount
Contribute to the John Mistkawi Scholarship Fund to help youth and families that need it most.
Leave a Legacy with Planned Giving
Consider the Family YMCA of Marion and Polk Counties in your estate plan. Contact us to learn more about opportunities to leave a legacy gift that will support generations to come.
Sponsor our annual events or programs to help us take on the most urgent needs in our community.
Help Us Fundraise
Your help can make a difference for children, adults and families in our community.