Your Support Matters!


During this unprecedented time, even though our YMCA is closed due to COVID-19, we continue to plan for the best summer ever for our campers.

This summer, more than ever, we need your support to help campers feel connected with peers in a healthy, happy and safe environment.

The Darien YMCA summer camps help all children, regardless of their ability to pay, to have the opportunity to attend summer camp where campers report their #1 most favorite thing about it is...



What your Gift can do?

One week of Extended Care for a single mom giving her the peace of mind that her child is being cared for in a fun & nurturing environment.

Gives a special needs camper one week of sailing, canoeing and kayaking on Holly Pond at Special Needs Swim & Sail Camp.

Fulfills an aspiring gymnasts dream to spend one week at Gymnastics Camp learning new skills, building confidence and making life-long memories.

Pays for one week of Holly Hopper Pre-School Camp where pre-schoolers play, learn and grow in a safe, nurturing environment.

Give continuity to a teenage special needs student, allowing them to spend two weeks learning practical life skills as part of the Innovative Vocations Summer Program.

Provides two weeks of Pioneer Teen Camp to disadvantaged teen, giving them an opportunity to build confidence and friendships while spending time away from screens.