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Let's Build A Bold, Bright Future Together

Join us for this inaugural event to support our mission of eliminating racism and empowering women.

We believe a better world is possible. A world where there is peace, justice, freedom and dignity for all. Together, we are empowered to make it happen.

For more than 130 years, we have inspired our community to envision what’s possible and offered the tools and resources to achieve it. Through racial justice training and advocacy, early learning, youth development and wellness programs, we empower the possible. We invite you to join us in creating a bold, bright future for our community.

Event Details

Date: Thursday, April 27, 2023
Location: Quincy Hall, 1325 Quincy Street, Minneapolis, MN 55413

Here's What to Expect:

  • A fun, formal attire affair celebrating our community together
  • A showcase of YWCA’s outstanding programs and impact
  • Inspiring stories from YWCA supporters, staff, fitness members, parents and program participants
  • Honoring our 6th Woman of Power Award recipient and 2nd Kate Berman Leadership Award
  • An exciting after-party featuring a local performer and beverage tastings

2023 Woman of Power

YWCA Minneapolis established the Woman of Power Award in 2018 to honor women across the Twin Cities who have demonstrated commitment, enthusiasm and support for YWCA’s mission of eliminating racism and empowering women. The award will be presented during Empower Possible.

Nominations for our 2023 Woman of Power open on September 1, 2022.

Supporting Life-Changing Programs

After 25 years of our Circle of Women signature event, we see the opportunity to expand our community of YWCA supporters through Empower Possible, our new annual fundraising event.

Empower Possible signature fundraiser is an inspirational opportunity to support life-changing programs that eliminate racism and empower women and girls in our community.

Every year, we deliver innovative programs and passionate advocacy in racial justice, education and wellness, creating a positive impact on the lives of over 30,000 people in our community.

Our Impact Each Year:

  • 5,000 diverse individuals are empowered to take action to eliminate racism and promote equity
  • 720 children receive high-quality, anti-bias early childhood education
  • 1,250 girls and youth become leaders, learners and creators of change in our afterschool programs
  • 24,200 health and fitness members achieve better health and wellness

Sponsorship Opportunities

As a sponsor of Empower Possible, you will demonstrate support for YWCA Minneapolis, serving women and families for 130 years. Event sponsorship connects your organization to YWCA’s powerful legacy and invests in the path ahead. We invite you to support our mission by becoming a sponsor.

For more information on sponsorship opportunities, please contact