Increasing economic opportunities for women and girls of color
YWCA supports women’s empowerment and economic advancement, with a particular focus on the reality the way race impacts women’s economic opportunities. We serve more than 122,000 women annually with economic empowerment programs, such as job training, financial literacy, salary negotiation, and leadership development. In addition, our housing and childcare programs are strong foundations on which woman and families can build their financial futures.
- Learn about our empowerment and economic advancement policy priorities.
- Take a stand for girls’ and women’s empowerment and economic advancement.
- Promote gender equality for women and girls in the workplace, community, and business with the YWCA Economic Empowerment Checklist