YWCA St. Paul

is on a mission to eliminate racism, empower women and promote peace, justice, freedom and dignity for all.

YWCA St. Paul’s Administrative Offices are temporarily closed until further notice, as part of our nation’s efforts to reduce the spread of COVID-19. Our vital work endures and we continue to serve clients, members and the community remotely. Learn more about our virtual services.

We appreciate your understanding and vigilance as we navigate this rapidly evolving situation.

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Chanell began struggling to find housing for her and her daughter in December 2016. She stayed with friends and family but also sometimes stayed in her car. She was determined to find housing no matter how much stress she was under or how much disappointment she faced. When she worked with a YWCA St. Paul Rapid Re-Housing Case Manager, she was able to move beyond crisis and into stability. Chanell welcomed her second child and completed her GED with the comfort and security of her own home. Click here for video transcript.

News

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Power of Activism

Throughout history, activism has been present. And always at the forefront of those movements are young people – organizing and leading, demanding justice for the inequities that continue to plague society. Check out how activists can make a difference today.

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Join the Fight Against Racism

We invite you to take YWCA St. Paul’s 21-Day Racial Equity and Social Justice Challenge that will support you in your efforts to learn more about racial equity and social justice.

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Events

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Stand With Us

In times of crisis, YWCAs stand up to meet the needs of the most vulnerable. But we can’t do it alone. Stand with us and donate in support of the valuable services we provide for our community.

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