Special Events

Blood Drives: We host several blood drives each year with the American Red Cross. If you’re interested in donating blood you can find a drive and search by our zip code: 15666
Our next scheduled event is October 19th, 9am-2:30pm.

YMCA Inaugural Community “Jerry Memorial Walk”

Join us for a walk through Mt Pleasant in memory of our late Mayor, Jerry Lucia. This walk is part of the Annual Mt Pleasant Glass & Ethnic Festival and begins/ends at Frick Park Track. *Participants can choose to walk 1.5 or 3 miles.

Saturday, Sept 24th. Meet at Frick Park at 7:45am; walk begins promptly at 8am. Wear RED in support of the festival.
The walk is FREE, however we will accept donations to benefit Kidfest activities at the festival.

Sign up at the Y by Sept 12 to receive a memorial walk t-shirt. Walk-ins & signups after Sept 12 are welcome, however t-shirt is not guaranteed.


The following fundraisers provide support for our Annual Campaign which provides scholarships to individuals & families who would otherwise not have the resources for Y membership or programs.

Golf Classic – Friday, September 23, 2022
Join us for a day of golf at Pleasant Valley Golf Club to support of the YMCA scholarship fund.

Entry fee of $500/foursome or $125/individual includes:

  • 18 Hole Scramble
  • Lunch
  • Refreshments on Course
  • Hole-In-One & Putting Contest
  • Dinner
  • Skill Prizes & Gift

Registration Brochure 
Several levels of sponsorship are available for companies & individuals. Contact Bea Jarbeck-Burk for more details.


YMCA Inaugural Corn Hole Tournament – Sponsored by Helltown Brewing

Saturday, October 22nd
Helltown Brewing – 13 Henry C Frick St, Mt Pleasant

Players of all skill levels welcome!
Fee: Pre-Register – $25/player   Walk-In Registration – $30/player
Pre-Register with your name & contact information at the YMCA of Laurel Highlands, Helltown Brewing, or on the Scoreholio App (Apple or Android)
Entry Fee will be collected from ALL participants on October 8th.

  • Check In/Pay at 11:30am
  • Bags Fly at 12:30pm
  • Outside personal coolers & adult beverages are prohibited
  • HuntChef Food Truck on site all day
  • 50/50 Raffle


Basket Bonanza – Date TBD

Your $20 Entry Ticket includes: 25 Basket Raffle Tickets, 1 Door Prize Ticket, Snacks & Beverages