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YWCA is on a mission

YWCA is on a mission
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Early Child Care Daycare

Child Care & Youth

Four-Star, Parent-Aware 
Early Childhood Education

High-Quality, Afterschool
Girls & Youth Programs

Racial Justice

Racial Justice

Educate, Engage, Empower.

Advancing Racial Equity through Consulting, Training and Public Policy

Make Today Yours

YWCA is for Every Body.

We welcome all ages and abilities, and offer state-of-the-art equipment, over 200 free fitness classes, swimming pools and more.

So get started on your fitness journey. Check out our video for a little inspiration and Make Today Yours

Upcoming Events

How to talk with kids about race
Racial Justice Workshop

How to Talk with Kids About Race

Whether it’s your own kids, your classroom or simply a group of kids you care about, it can be tough to know what to say to them about race and when to have those conversations. Join our next racial justice workshop to discuss and learn practical skills.

February 25, 2017

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  • 5 Reasons Working Out With Friends Helps You Both
    Working Out With Friends 5 Reasons Working Out With Friends Helps You Both

    Having a hard time getting out of bed in the morning? Looking for that extra push to finish that last mile of your run? Interested in trying a new experience to create a new spark in your life? The answer to these questions might be easier to find than you think. Take a look below at five reasons why working out with friends helps you get more out of your daily routine.

    Feb 17, 2017

    Posted 2/17/17 by Dan Vogel, YWCA Accounting and Systems Associate | Read More

Celebrating 125 Years

Founded in 1891, YWCA Minneapolis is celebrating 125 years of being at the forefront of social justice change focused on racial justice and empowering women.

We have a long and proud history, pursuing our mission of eliminating racism and empowering women that continues today. Currently, we serve over 30,000 people each year through award-winning programs, classes and workshops.

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