Watch Our New Mission Video

All it takes to make a change is a little spark. YWCA of Minneapolis is on a mission, and we are helping members and our families achieve theirs.

Our programs inspire and ignite change, creating brighter futures to move our community forward. We soar when you soar.

Watch our video to see how.

Trainer Tip of the Month

This month's trainer tip is about incorporating fitness into your daily life. The key is to find something that you genuinely enjoy doing! Watch Video.


Early Childhood Teachers- We Want You!

We’re looking for professional, dedicated educators to help us deliver award-winning care and education to infants through school age children. We set high educational standards for staff and feature an anti-bias, emergent learning curriculum for children that welcomes teacher creativity. Learn More.


Girls & Youth

YWCA Minneapolis' Girls and Youth programs focus on increasing academic success, strengthening positive decision-making skills, developing leadership skills and supporting physical and emotional health.
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Our Voices Blog

Find out what's happening at YWCA Minneapolis by checking out the Our Voices blog, a collection of views from voices throughout our organization. We share news about our programs, those people we work with, and insights from our Health and Fitness staff. Read Our Blog.

YWCA Minneapolis actively lives its mission of eliminating racism, empowering women and girls, and promoting peace, justice, freedom and dignity for all.

Girls Inc.®

YWCA Minneapolis is a member organization of Girls Incorporated. Girls have opportunities to learn new skills, belong to a group, make positive connections to peers and adults, contribute to society, feel competent and believe in their ability to create the best possible future for themselves. Learn More.

Child Care and Education

Children get a great start at YWCA Minneapolis. Our child care programs, from infant to school-age, include stimulating activities, nutritious food and a healthy environment in which to grow. Our seven nationally accredited child care centers are located in Minneapolis, St. Paul and Golden Valley. Learn More.

Racial Justice Workshops

YWCA Minneapolis is dedicated to promoting racial equity by partnering with individuals, organizations and businesses through racial justice training, consulting, advocacy, outreach and education. We offer a wide variety of workshops throughout the year that explore the issues of race and culture. Learn More.