#16Days of Activism
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Each year YWCA Brooklyn participates in an international campaign for #16Days of Activism against Gender Based Violence (GBV). The focus for 2017 is ending GBV in education, where we firmly believe it has no place. This year we join activists around...

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Support YWCA Brooklyn on #GivingTuesday, November 28! Now, more than ever, solidarity in support of YWCA Brooklyn's mission to eliminate racism, empower women, and promote peace, justice, freedom and dignity for all is essential.  YWCA Brooklyn is the largest and oldest organization serving...

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Happy Hour for YWLEAD
Black and Yellow Vintage Elegant Invitation

Please join us for a fundraiser to benefit YWCA Brooklyn's College Access and Leadership Development (YW LEAD) Program on October 19, 2017 5pm at Cook and Captains 254 5th Ave., Brooklyn, NY. All ticket sales, and a portion of the bar...

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Celebrating Community at Atlantic Antic 2017

[caption id="attachment_4248" align="aligncenter" width="768"] Community members stop by YWBK booth[/caption] Each year YWCA Brooklyn staff and volunteers set up shop in their usual spot along Atlantic Avenue for Brooklyn’s oldest and largest street festival, Atlantic Antic. YWCA Brooklyn participates annually to meet new...

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Call for Women within the NYC Council
YWCA Brooklyn CEO & President Martha Kamber

[caption id="attachment_4225" align="aligncenter" width="1024"] YWCA Brooklyn CEO & President Martha Kamber[/caption] On Thursday the 24th we joined representatives of women’s and girls’ groups, and other community-based organizations, to speak to the profound importance of having women’s voices within the New York City...

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