About Us

ABOUT US

The YWCA El Paso del Norte Region is a nonprofit organization founded in 1909. It is a member of the national YWCA, the oldest and largest multicultural organization in the world. We share a common vision for peace, justice, freedom and dignity for all people. More than 100,000 people in our community are served every year by the YWCA El Paso del Norte Region, through hundreds of programs, classes and support groups.

 

The YWCA El Paso del Norte Region strives every day to achieve:
• Race and gender equity
• Economic independence for women
• Respect for diverse cultures
• A place where children and youth thrive
• A community that is vibrant and healthy

The mission of the YWCA El Paso del Norte Region is eliminating racism, empowering women and girls, and promoting peace, justice, freedom and dignity for all. Our vision is to be the most trusted and effective change agent in the journey to eliminate racism and sexism in our community. As the largest and most comprehensive YWCA in the United States. Families depend on us for a wide variety of vital services.

The YWCA El Paso del Norte Region stands for a fully inclusive community in which each person is healthy and valued, and where racial justice, gender equality and human dignity are promoted and sustained through bold and effective women's leadership. We invite you to stand with the YWCA El Paso del Norte Region in our mission and our work.