Help build a stronger community

The YMCA of Oakville’s mission is to ensure everyone in Oakville and Halton Region has access to vital community programs and resources that support youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility.

Every day, the YMCA of Oakville works to support the people and neighbourhoods that need it most by addressing community issues, such as social isolation, health and well-being, and employment readiness for youth.

Giving and supporting leave a lasting impact

A donation to the YMCA of Oakville ensures you are helping build a stronger and healthier community for all people and can include:

  • Monthly Giving
  • Planned Giving
  • Corporate Sponsorship
  • Employer Matching Gifts
  • In-kind donations
  • Volunteering
Monthly Giving

Join our monthly giving program and invest in the future of those community members that we serve. To learn more, click here.

Planned Giving

By including the YMCA of Oakville in your will with bequests, gifts of securities and other legacy gifts you can help shape our future and build healthier communities where everyone belongs.

Corporate Sponsorship

We work closely with our charitable partners to develop philanthropic and sponsorship opportunities that align with your strategies and leverage your brand – all while giving back to the community.

Employer Matching Gifts

Many organizations offer the opportunity to support local charities for their employees. Speak to your department for more information.

In-kind Donations

A gift in kind is any donation that does not comprise cash. In-kind donations can include a physical gift (i.e. such as fitness equipment or operating equipment) or professional services (i.e. media services, etc.). If you are considering an in-kind donation to the YMCA of Oakville, please contact Magda Lopez for details.


Volunteering at the YMCA is a great way to invest in your community. No matter how much time you have to offer, you will give more children, youth, adults, and families the opportunity to lead happier and healthier lives.


To learn more about how you can support your community, please contact:

Jeff Mamer
Manager of Philanthropy and Fund Development

*Tax receipts will be issued for donations of $20 or more; charitable donation receipts are mailed throughout the year after your donation is processed. If you require one, please email us.