WE ARE YWCA BROOKLYN

 

YWCA IS ON A MISSION TO ELIMINATE RACISM, EMPOWER WOMEN, STAND UP FOR SOCIAL JUSTICE, HELP FAMILIES AND STRENGTHEN COMMUNITIES.


HOME

300 affordable, safe, permanent, individual housing units in a community dedicated to promoting the economic empowerment and quality of life for low income and formerly homeless women


SOCIAL JUSTICE

Advocacy, education, and activism coordinated, facilitated or hosted by staff who are dedicated to eliminating racism, empowering women, and promoting peace, justice, freedom, and dignity for all


COMMUNITY

30,000 square feet of offices, event space, and meeting and training facilities, newly renovated and conveniently located in downtown Brooklyn, dedicated to strengthening the community’s capacity to promote peace, justice, freedom, and dignity for all


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About YWCA Brooklyn

  1. YWCA Brooklyn is a national network of local service providers and advocates for change, working every day to eliminate racism and empower women. We have been at the forefront of the most critical social movements—from voting rights and civil rights, to affordable housing and pay equity, to violence prevention and health care reform.

 

 

 

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15419758_10154854778238566_1417636574891168772_o Start Up, Stand Out and SOAR - START UP, STAND OUT and SOAR. YWCA Brooklyn Benefit and Fundraiser 2016. YWCA Brooklyn would like to whole-heartedly thank all 2016 Benefit attendees, honorees, and supporters who were part of our celebration on Dec. 7, 2016 either in person or...

Upcoming Events

March
Zumba Fitness with ShapeUP NYC

Saturdays at 12:00 PM…

March 23
How to Write a Successful Business Plan

10:00 AM – 12:00 PM…

March 25
YWCA BK University

Applications due Feb. 10…

April 4
PowHer Equal Pay Day Rally

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM…

April 27-30
Stand Against Racism!

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM…

 

 

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