About Us

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YWCA El Paso del Norte Region is a nonprofit organization founded in 1909. IT is a member of YWCA USA, the oldest and largest multicultural organization in the world. The mission of YWCA El Paso del Norte Region is eliminating racism, empowering women, and promoting peace, justice, freedom, and dignity for all. More than 40,000 lives are touched by YWCA El Paso through our wide variety of services, including:

  • Nine Early Learning Academies
  • 40+ YWCA After School Programs
  • Fitness and Aquatics locations
  • LIFT (Workforce development)
  • Sara McKnight Transitional Living Center
  • Housing programs
  • Teen Leadership
  • Racial Justice
  • and more

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.