Our Mission

The YWCA World Service Council champions the work of the YWCA USA and World YWCA in their commitment to dignity, freedom, justice and peace.

Members of the World Service Council believe: “Investing in women is investing in development. Investing in development is investing in peace”.

The Mission of the YWCA USA

The YWCA USA  is dedicated to eliminating racism, empowering women and promoting peace, justice, freedom and dignity for all.

The Mission of the World YWCA

The World YWCA vision is of a fully inclusive world where justice, peace, health, human rights, freedom and care for the environment are promoted and sustained through women’s leadership.