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What Your Dollars Do:

Engages a child through an educational afterschool program for six months.

Enables one child to enjoy the unforgettable experience of three weeks of summer day camp.

Gives three children the opportunity to play a Y sport-where every child gets to play.

Engages seniors in activities fulfilling their spirit, mind and body.

Supports water safety and swim lessons to help decrease drowning. Texas leads the nation in pool and spa drowning deaths with 20.7% of drownings involving children under the age of 15*. It is the Y's commitment to decrease this percent in 2015.

*Source: Consumer Project Safety Commission















Click here to GIVE!

When you give to the YMCA of Arlington, your gift will help young people achieve their potential, empower people of all ages to lead healthier lives, and strengthen the bonds of our community. Together, we'll take on the greatest challenges facing our young people, our health and our community. And we offer this to everyone, regardless of their financial situation.

The Y is for all: We welcome individuals from all income levels, all ages, and all backgrounds. Our Y serves more than 57,700 people in the local community. We bring together young and old, men and women, and people of all faiths, all for a common cause. Whether it's adaptive swim lessons, day camps for autistic children, or the Special Friends program for adults with developmental disabilities, the Y is a place for everyone in our community.

We have an extraordinary opportunity to ensure a brighter future for the local community including: Arlington, Mansfield, Pantego, Dalworthington Gardens and Kennedale. We must take action today. Only your support will make it possible.


Give to the family center of your choice or our general scholarship fund by clicking below:

Other ways to give:

Donate Your Used Vehicle

The Y is a registered charity with V-Dac. If you have a used vehicle you'd like to donate to the Y, click the link for more information. We will receive 70% of the sale price of the vehicle as a donation back to the Y.

The YMCA Heritage Club

The Heritage Club is a group of donors who have determined that the mission, values and programs of the YMCA should be perpetuated for children and families in our community, and therefore, have named the YMCA of Arlington in their estate plan. Heritage Club members may direct their gifts or bequests for the general mission of the YMCA or to benefit a specific branch or program. Contact the Development Office for more details.

The YMCA Chairman's Roundtable

The Chairman's Roundtable is a group of donors who have made a gift at a leadership level, ensuring that the YMCA is able to bring positive change to the community. They are recognized each year in our Annual Report, and invited to Chairman's Roundtable events throughout the year. Please consider a gift of $1,000 or more to create positive change in the Greater Arlington community

A Gift of Time, Talent, or Resources

Volunteers make the Y work. Whether you volunteer as a campaigner, at a special event or service day, or volunteer on a committee or a board, a gift of your time and talent will keep the Y strong in the community.  You can also give resources - whether it be sports equipment, office supplies or equpiment, professional services, or any other material assets. Contact the Development Office for more details.