Your gift provides access and opportunity.

Each year, we rely on donations to provide support and opportunities that empower people and communities to learn, grow and thrive. With a focus on youth development, healthy living and social responsibility, the Y nurtures the potential of every child and teen, improves the nation's health and well-being, and provides opportunities to give back and support neighbors.

We work side-by-side with our neighbors to make sure that everyone, regardless of age, income or background, can access our programs and services.


Why Giving to the Y Matters

At the YMCA of the Chesapeake, we’re a community where all people are encouraged to develop their fullest potential in spirit, mind and body. With a focus on youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility, the Y inspires people of all ages to be active and healthy, educated and engaged, building a stronger community for us all.

Giving Options

There are many ways you can give to the YMCA of the Chesapeake. Click below for more information.

Support Your Local Y

Click below to find your local YMCA of the Chesapeake branch and review their Annual Case Statement.

Give Your Time

Click below to find out how you can become part of the YMCA of the Chesapeake through volunteering.