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Donate

There are a variety of ways that you can donate to YMCA Bath Group.

Here are some options and details of how to donate. However, if you have any queries we would be very happy to talk to you, so please do not hesitate to get in touch.

Single Gift

A cash gift today means we will be able to reach out to more young people in Bath, Bristol and surrounding areas.

A donation of:

  • £10 could provide an hour of childcare in one of our nurseries
  • £15 could provide 1-2-1 training in the gym for someone with special needs, going through an illness, rehab or major life event
  • £20 could help pay towards a qualified youth worker
  • £25 could provide a night’s emergency accommodation
  • £50 could contribute towards work in our training kitchen, giving young people a chance to gain work experience and valuable skills
  • £100 could help heat our YMCA hostel during the winter
  • £500 could help towards developing our new project in Bristol, building a larger training kitchen, café for young people and accommodation

Regular Gift

A regular gift will enable us to provide longer term support, across a variety of our projects such as helping us sustain youth work activities in more rural areas, to enable young people develop into active, confident members of the community.

If you would like to become a regular giver and allow Bath YMCA to recover the tax you have paid please call 01225 325900 or email jonmarshall@bathymca.co.uk to discuss how you would like to proceed.

Your donation will enable us to provide young people with a safe place to visit or stay and a solid foundation on which to build their life. Thank you.

Legacy Giving

The YMCA was established in 1844 by a drapery clerk called George Williams and he left us with the legacy of the YMCA. Initially this was a small support group set up to help fulfil the spiritual and educational needs of young working men in London. Today it is one of the largest youth welfare organisations working with thousands of young people every day the world over.  Over the years the YMCA has reached out to countless young men and women. It is well known that in both World Wars the YMCA provided vital support to soldiers posted far from home with their tea wagons, note paper and a warm smile.

We need help to maintain and develop our work so that we can ensure that Bath YMCA is there to reach future generations of young people and communities in need. By leaving a legacy gift in your will help us meet these needs.

No matter how large or small your legacy gift, it will be used in full to support our charitable work. We are in the unique position that our trading company covers all our central costs, therefore your legacy is used in its entirety to support vulnerable members of society. A gift of any size will make a difference.

The main thing to include in your will is our full name, registered office address and the registered charity number as follows:

Bath YMCA
International House
Broad Street Place
Bath
BA1 5LH

Charity Number : 1106370

If you would like to find out more, please call Mike Fairbeard on 01225 325907 or email mikefairbeard@bathymca.co.uk

 Corporate Partnerships

A partnership with Bath YMCA will make a lasting impact on the lives of young people across this region. It will also offer your business the opportunity to be visible at the heart of your community.

Just some of the benefits include:

  • Opportunity for staff engagement to increase morale and motivation, attract new talent and keep staff retention rates high.
  • A range of meaningful volunteering opportunities
  • Enhanced brand reputation with customers, suppliers and the wider local communities.
  • A strong local PR Platform
  • Strategic advertising opportunities through sponsorship of events

For more information email mikefairbeard@bathymca.co.uk

Other ways to get involved

There are many other ways that you can get involved, such as volunteering across a range of programmes or donating goods to our charity shop.

For further information email: maggieking@bathymca.co.uk or call 01225 325900

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