Community Foundation Run Information

The YMCA is a proud participant of the Community Foundation Run. This community event brings all nonprofit organizations in Gaston County together in a community-wide fundraising effort culminating in a 5K and community event in downtown Gastonia.

Donors that choose to give through the Community Foundation have two ways to give:

  1. Online – Using the Community Foundation website
  2. By Mail – Using the Community Foundation donor form

Click here for the 2020 instructions on how to use the pledge card

Donations must be paid in full. Pledges are not accepted by the Community Foundation. If someone would like to pledge please suggest they give through the YMCA.


The Community Foundation provides a Match to funds raised up to $10,000. Donations must be made by Monday, April 13, 2020 at 5:00 pm to qualify for Match Funds.


Community Foundation Run – Click here
RUN FAQ – Click here
Past RUN Video Link – Click here