Mission: The ywca el paso del norte region is dedicated to eliminating racism, empowering women and promoting peace, justice, freedom and dignity for all.
Programs: Child care services: through a contract with workforce solutions, upper rio grande, the ywca manages child care services by providing financial support to qualifying families who are working and/or pursuing an educational program. An average of 6,000 children are supported monthly.
pre-school early learning centers: the ywca provides high-quality child care services in 13 centers throughout the city of el paso to 1,300 children daily where the children's cognitive, social-emotional and physical needs are addressed. The ywca centers offer balanced, nutritious, cooked meals and convenient hours for working families. After-school and summer camps: the ywca also offers an after-school program to more than 1,200 children daily in over 40 schools throughout the county. Children work on their homework assignments and enjoy healthy snacks, games, crafts, outdoor recreation and tutoring.
health and wellness: the ywca promotes and supports healthier lifestyles in the el paso del norte region by offering a variety of fitness and aquatics programs for all ages in 5 locations throughout the city.