Give to the Y and Make a Difference Today


Help us help others.


Through YOUR charitable gift, the YMCA of Greater Birmingham has the necessary means to fuel our efforts in YOUR community, addressing the pressing issues of our times and building competency in our young people.  As you reflect on what the Y has done for you, please consider what YOU can do for the Y.  Your tax-deductible donation will make an immediate impact by ensuring that others less fortunate are given the same chance to live a healthy and happy life as part of the YMCA family.  Please give today!

Thanks to you in 2019, more than $2.2 million was given by the YMCA of Greater Birmingham to ensure our doors and programs were open to all.

Our impact in YOUR community thanks to YOUR support:

8,000+: Kids, teens and adults benefited from financial assistance

1340: At-risk youth and adults learned lifelong skills in water safety training

1484: Summer day campers took part in fun, recreational and educational activities led by their counselors, who are role models

950+: Foster care children were active in Y programs and activities

5156: Kids and adults experienced sleepaway camp, outdoor education and group retreats at YMCA Camp Cosby

2218: Young people grew in spirit, mind and body through afterschool and teen leadership development programs

2360: People and organizations were inspired to donate to the YMCA of Greater Birmingham

733: Volunteers gave back to their communities through the Y

YMCA of Greater Birmingham

YMCA of Greater Birmingham Foster Care Initiative
Safety Around Water Community Program
Thingamajig Invention Convention
Kathryn's Story
Zac's Story