Greater Austin
 

 

This summer the YWCA Greater Austin honored five talented women at our annual Women of the Year Awards Soirée & Auction. Please take a few minutes to share your experience, suggestions and comments by completing the following survey, it should only take 5 minutes


The YW Austin is partnering with Nonprofit Vote 2014 and our State Department Fellow, Phionah Musumba, to get women, youth, and people of color to the polls in November!

 

"I am a woman.  I am the YWCA."

On June12, Board member, Rocio Villalobos, and Generation YW Youth Specialist, Monet Munoz, along with other local YWCA association leaders headed to 265 meetings on Capitol Hill, 44% of which were held with Senators and Representatives.

Capitol Hill Day was a productive day of advocacy for our YWCA activists from across the country, using our Persimmon Power to advocate for our mission of eliminating racism and empowering women. Read more... 

House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi and Congresswoman Gwen Moore (D-WI) met with YWCA leaders to discuss the need for policymakers to prioritize an economic agenda for women and families, reminding us that “when women succeed, America succeeds.” 
 

About the YWCA:

The YWCA is the largest women’s organization working for social and economic change around the world and in local communities.

About the YWCA Greater Austin:

For more than 100 years, the YWCA GREATER AUSTIN has been dedicated to eliminating racism and empowering women through its various programs and services. Today, the YWCA Greater Austin focuses on providing specialized mental health counseling for every woman and her family, prevention services for high risk youth, and professional training for licensed clinicians.

 

Meet our Board

YWCA Greater Austin   2015 South IH 35, Suite 110   Austin, TX 78741
email: 
info@ywcaaustin.org   Phone: 512-326-1222   Fax: 512-326-1395
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