Planned Giving

Secure Our Community's Future

The YMCA of Greater St. Petersburg has been connecting with families and the community for more than 90 years. Help us ensure that we'll always be here to support future generations. Whether you want to support YMCA initiatives in the future, or start making an impact today, your planned gift is a tangible expression of support for the positive work of our YMCA.

How You Can Support

  • Include the YMCA in your estate plans
  • Set up a trust that benefits the YMCA
  • Provide "unrestricted" gifts to the Y Endowment
  • Make periodic contributions
  • Designate your gift for a specific purpose 

Many Ways of Giving

  • Bequest, conveyed through your will
  • Securities, such as bonds or mutual funds
  • New or existing life insurance policy
  • Gifts of real estate or other assets
  • Retirement accounts, IRAs and 401(k) Plans
  • Charitable remainder trust
  • Charitable lead trust
  • Retention of life estate
  • Heritage Club

The YMCA encourages planned gifts as a primary means of building strong endowment resources. Your gift can help create a lasting legacy and will touch lives through YMCA programs for generations to come. Individuals who make a commitment to ensure the future of the YMCA by making a bequest are honored as Heritage Society members. Bequests may be made as an outright gift or you can name the YMCA of Greater St. Petersburg in your estate plan.