Ways to Give

Everything we do at the Y is in pursuit of a better us; and, by that, we mean the collective ‘us’…children, teens, adults, seniors, individuals of all abilities and backgrounds. Each day, we make available the opportunities, resources, and services that help everyone to thrive. And, during times of crisis and disaster, we offer strength, compassion, and resilience.

Through a charitable gift to the Y, you have a unique opportunity to lift up neighbors who struggle emotionally, physically, and financially. Help us demonstrate what can be accomplished when we come together to support neighbors who need us most.

DID YOU KNOW? Contributions to the YMCA are tax deductible to the full extent of the law.

We have a variety of ways for you to easily give:

Cash and Pledges

You can make an immediate donation to the Y. Make the donation online by clicking the Give Now button below or send it to: Greater Somerset County YMCA, Attention: Philanthropy Office, 140 Mount Airy Rd, Basking Ridge, NJ 07920. Contact Kelly Castro for any questions.



Matching Gifts

Did you know your gift could be doubled or even tripled with a matching gift from your employer? Search for your employer in the box below for more information.

United Way

If your employer participates with the United Way, you can designate your donation for Greater Somerset County YMCA branches. Check with your Human Resources Department to obtain the information and forms.

Tribute and Memorial Gifts

Make a gift to the Annual Campaign and honor a friend or loved one. Please indicate on behalf of whom the donation is made.

Marketable Securities

Contribute these appreciated assets directly to Greater Somerset County YMCA. Contact the Philanthropy Office for information on how to transfer securities by emailing Kelly Castro for more information.

Beneficiary Designation

Include Greater Somerset County YMCA in your will or in a life insurance policy naming the Y as the beneficiary.

Charitable Trust or Gift Annuity

Establish a form of charitable trust and/or annuity.

Property Such as Real Estate, Automobiles or Boats

Gifts of property such as primary or vacation residences, commercial property, automobiles or boats can be made during your lifetime as an outright gift or can be conveyed by bequest. These gifts must receive preliminary approval from the President/CEO and/or the Board of Directors of Greater Somerset County YMCA.


Have questions about supporting your community through giving to the Y? Click below and we’ll be happy to help!