Get Involved

Now, more than ever, our communities need us. The YMCA continues to serve and have tremendous impact.

Get Involved

Blood Drives

Several of our locations host blood drives through the American Red Cross on a regular basis.  Giving blood helps several lives at once and is a quick process!

Visit the American Red Cross to register and for more information. Pre-registration is required; no walk-ups allowed. 

Food Drives

The Tuckahoe Family YMCA hosts a Food Drive the third Wednesday of every month to benefit Welbourne United Methodist Church’s Food Pantry. A table will be located at the old entrance by the flagpoles to drop off items for the Food Drive, and you can drop off all day long!

High Demand Items:

  • Canned chicken/tuna
  • Canned fruit
  • Canned veggies and beans
  • Cereal(all kinds)
  • Pasta
  • Pasta sauce (no glass please)
  • Jelly (plastic containers please)
  • Peanut butter
  • Individual snacks
  • Crackers (Saltines, Ritz, Graham, etc)
  • Kid snacks-fruit snacks, pudding cups,
  • Pop-tarts, small snack packs, raisins, jello
  • Canned Ravioli/spaghetti O’s
  • Toilet paper

Thank you for your support of our community! For questions or more information, please contact Leslie Beck-Long at

Virtual Volunteering 

You can stay Healthy at Home and help out, too!

  • Email a card or letter to isolated seniors. Send a photo of your card/letter to and we’ll coordinate sending to YMCA senior members as well as local retirement communities and nursing homes.