Ways to Give

Cash and Pledges – Make an immediate commitment to the Y with one- to five-year pledges.  You can do it online by clicking Donate Now or send your contribution to: Summit Area YMCA, 490 Morris Avenue, Summit, NJ  07901

Matching Gifts – Your gift could be doubled or even tripled with a matching gift from your employer.  Check with your HR or Benefits office to get information and obtain the correct forms.

Gift in Honor or in Memory of a Friend or Loved One – Make a gift to the Annual Campaign and honor a friend or loved one at the same time.  Just let us know on whose behalf the donation is made.

Marketable Securities – Contribute these appreciated assets directly to the YMCA. For more information, please contact Janet Russell, Director of Development, 908 738 2173 or by email.

Will or Planned Giving – A planned gift is a simple and flexible way to combine charitable giving with sound financial planning. For more information, please contact Janet Russell, Director of Development, 908 738 2173 or by email.  Get Started

Charitable Trust or Gift Annuity – Establish a form of charitable trust and/or annuity.

Naming Opportunities – Perpetuate your family legacy, in honor or in memoriam, through this campaign.

Shopping on AmazonSmile - AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support the Summit Area YMCA every time you shop, at no cost to you. Amazon will donate a portion of the purchase price to your favorite charitable organization. You can choose from nearly one million organizations to support. Get Started

Tickets 'Fore' Charity - Purchase tickets for the Barclays PGA Tournament, August 19-24 and 75% of the net proceeds goes toward the Summit Area YMCA.
Enter Offer Code: TURN14

One-Day Grounds Ticket | $65

Weekly Clubhouse Ticket | $125


For assistance or more information please contact Janet Russell, Vice President of Development, 908-273-4270, ext. 3203. Email Janet

Contributions to the YMCA are tax deductible to the full extent of the law.

Our Story & Yours

For 127 years, the Summit Area YMCA has been so much more than a gym. It’s a cause, committed to nurturing the potential of children, promoting healthy living and fostering a sense of social responsibility.

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