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Overview of YWCA USA

The YWCA is the oldest and largest multicultural women's organization in the world. Across the globe, we have more than 25 million members in 122 countries, including over 2 million members in 300 local associations in the United States. More important than the numbers, is our mission to eliminate racism and empower women. We provide safe places for women and girls, build strong women leaders, and advocate for women's rights and civil rights in Congress.

 

 

Women come to us in times of crisis, as survivors of rape or domestic violence. They come for job training and career counseling. They come for childcare. They come for health and fitness. They come for a variety of reasons. But they come. And they leave with a renewed spirit, new skills, and stronger lives.

 

YWCA associations are divided by regions nationwide. This enables our associations to pool resources, provide additional services for their clients and combine their voices for change at the national and local levels.

 
 
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YWCA Calendar

Mon Sep 01, 2014
Labor Day
Tue Sep 09, 2014 @12:00PM
Int'l Club - Book Club meets
Wed Sep 10, 2014 @ 9:00AM
Board Meeting
Fri Sep 19, 2014 @11:00AM
Inspire - Onion Tour