Consider the violence Black Trans Women face
Talking to Your Kids About Racism
That's not violence: How the socialization of white women affects women of color
How can we move toward becoming anti-racist? Listen. Learn. Take Action.
How to be actively "anti-racist"
Transforming Our Systems: What COVID-19 Reminds Us about Race
Basic money management during times of crisis
The Power of Women in Philanthropy
Why I support YWCA Evanston/North Shore
“Trust” in the Age of the Internet
YWCA Evanston/North Shore offers suggestions to help someone in an abusive relationship
“I need to see your receipts for everything.” Breaking free from financial abuse.
Domestic violence and gun violence: A lethal relationship
We're committed to the safety and security of immigrants
Understanding the Root Causes of Violence
Wendy Dickson talks about our new training program for salon professionals
Why swimming fits with the mission of YWCA Evanston/North Shore
Sawsan and Amal's Story
Sherialyn Byrdsong Walk Against Hate
There’s no ‘one size fits all’ for those experiencing homelessness
YWCA Applauds Supreme Court’s Landmark Ruling on LGBTQ Job Discrimination
YWCA Statement on the Murder of George Floyd
Who is not getting the Economic Impact Payment?
YWCA Statement on Ahmaud Arbery and Breonna Taylor
About YWCA Evanston/North Shore
What We Do
From economic empowerment to health and safety to racial justice and civil rights, all we do is focused on improving the lives of ALL women and girls.
Who We Are
We reach over 20,000 people each year in the 14 communities that make up our northeastern Cook County service area.
We'd love to get to know you! Attend a program or event, and let us know if you have spare time to volunteer. We need your voice and we value your experience.