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.
Holiday Health Tips
Between family obligations, parties, and last-minute shopping, it can be difficult to stay active during the holiday season, but this doesn’t mean it’s time to give up on your exercise plan. Click here for a handy infographic highlighting five ways to help make fitness a part of your holiday celebration.
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. Click here for more information.
Girls & Youth
YWCA of Minneapolis Girls and Youth programs focus on increasing academic success, strengthening positive decision-making skills, developing leadership skills and supporting physical and emotional health. Click here to learn more.
Our Voices Blog
Find out what's happening at the YWCA of 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
The YWCA of Minneapolis actively lives its mission of eliminating racism, empowering women and girls, and promoting peace, justice, freedom and dignity for all.
The YWCA of 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 the YWCA of 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
The YWCA 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