Surprise someone special with the gift of community this holiday season!

Picture of the snowflake ornament given to donors supporting families in Chester County through the YMCA

When you make a gift in honor of someone, a YMCA of Greater Brandywine ornament and customized holiday card showcasing their gift's impact will be mailed to the address you provide below.  For the person on your list that has everything, this is a great way to show your loved ones how their gift positively changed lives in Chester County.

$25: Covers the cost of one SWIM LESSON for a child to gain confidence in the water. 

$50: Supports the Y’s PROGRAMMING FOR OLDER ADULTS and ensures them a safe, community space to engage with others every day. 

$150: Pays for a child to enroll in the Y’s STRIDE for ALL running program with an assigned coach and team that focuses on building self-esteem while working toward completing a celebratory 5K race.

$250: Supports our DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION COMMITMENT to a welcoming atmosphere for all ages, gender identities, religions, cultural background, or income level. 

$500: Pays for a child to spend their first time away from home at a YMCA OVERNIGHT SUMMER CAMP.

$1,000: Supports the Y’s Health Management and CHRONIC DISEASE PREVENTION PROGRAMS, including survivors of Cancer, Multiple Sclerosis, and Parkinson’s Disease. 

$1,250: Covers the cost of a YMCA annual MEMBERSHIP FOR A LOCAL FAMILY of four struggling to make ends meet. 

$2,500: Covers the cost of one local child to create memories at a YMCAGBW CAMP FOR AN ENTIRE SUMMER and discover their passions that will last a lifetime.

Please contact the Financial Development Department if you have any questions about your donation or would like to customize your gift by calling 610-643-9622 x2110 or emailing