Our Health & Fitness Center is open with safety precautions in place – read the latest update.
Our Administrative offices will remain closed until further notice and continue offering virtual services to participants. 

Pool update: Due to necessary repairs, the HFC pool will be closed until further notice.
We sincerely apologize for the inconvenience and will provide updates when available
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Equity Statement

YWCA St. Paul’s Board of Directors has approved an Equity Statement to help guide our organization. We’ll be working to live up to the commitment it represents:

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

We believe that all lives have inherent and equal value. We envision an inclusive community where people of different races, ethnicities, cultures, faiths, economic status, and gender identities have equitable opportunities to benefit from institutions and systems that support equal justice and opportunity.

We work towards this vision by promoting racial and gender equity and breaking down barriers to opportunity, prosperity, and equal justice, so that everyone has what they need to thrive. Our work to achieve racial equity and women’s empowerment encourages investments in women of color and their families, facilitating their path towards self-determination, and building a stronger community and future for everyone.

As an organization, we are committed to ongoing assessment and improvement of the equity of our own culture, policies, decision-making practices, and composition. We view our diversity as a source of strength and are committed to sustaining it and to reflecting the community we serve. We acknowledge the challenges of working across difference, and purposely seek to deepen our understanding of the life experiences, histories, cultures, traditions and challenges of others in our organization and in our community. We believe that fostering understanding supports our commitment to equity in our organization and in our delivery of services.

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YWCA St. Paul COVID-19 Update

HFC Phase 3 Plan Update

We are excited to announce that the pool will re-open on August 3, as part of a modified Phase 2 re-opening. Please review important protocols and practices before arriving at the HFC during our phased re-opening.

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Taking A Stand Against Violence

“Never forget that walking away from something unhealthy is brave, even if you stumble a little on your way out the door.” ― Unknown. Learn how YWCA St. Paul has joined a global movement to end domestic violence.

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It’s Fall Y’all!

While fall is beautiful, days are also getting colder and darker. It is important that we identify activities and support systems that will sustain us through the winter months as we continue to battle Covid-19. What ideas do you have for staying safe, healthy and happy as we enter Fall during a Pandemic?

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