We are able to provide access to people in need thanks to the generous support of others.

Along with the support of individual and corporate donors, we also receive funding from philanthropic trusts, foundations and all levels of government.

We are particularly grateful to the following trusts, foundations and bequests that have supported and continue to support our work so that with the YMCA everyone can be healthier, happier and connected to their community:


  • ABI Limited
  • Bell Charitable Fund
  • Box Hill Lions Ladies Auxillary
  • Brooksfield Multiplex
  • Complete Office Supplies
  • Coynes Transport Industries
  • Danks Trust
  • Daryl Logan
  • Foundation 59
  • George Hicks Foundation
  • Igniting Change
  • Kids & Families Foundation
  • Life Fitness Australia
  • Maria Lui
  • New Balance Australia
  • Paxus Australia
  • Rotary Club of Rosebud
  • Rye & District Financial Services Ltd – Bendigo Bank
  • Sam Louey
  • Southern Cross Culture
  • Southern Dance Festival
  • The Russell Foundation
  • YMCA Merchandising
  • And we’d like to give a special thank you to our very generous staff who workplace givers.


  • Daryl W J Cox
  • Equity Trustees
  • The Trust Company
    - Charles Gellion Bequest
  • Perpetual Trustees
    - Grant Bequest
    - J R G & E McKenzie Trust
    - Grigor Bequest


  • Australian Charities Foundation - Alice Sloan Trust
  • Bass Coast Community Foundation
  • Bass Coast Shire Council
  • Benalla Rural Council
  • Brimbank City Council
  • City of Boroondara
  • City of Glen Ira – Community Grants 2014/15
  • City of Moonee Valley
  • Department of Education and Early Childhood Development
  • Department of Environment
  • Department of Health and Human Services
  • Department of Social Services
  • Gandel Philanthropy
  • Gippsland Women’s Health
  • Microsoft 
  • Mornington Shire Council
  • Newmans Own Foundation
  • Pip Wisdom – Department of Justice Community Corrections
  • RACV Foundation
  • Scanlon Foundation
  • Sport and Recreation Victoria
  • VicHealth
  • Volunteer Grants 2013 – Department of Social Services
  • Wangaratta Rural Council
  • Youth Foundations Victoria
  • Yulgilbar Foundation

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