YWCA of Minot North Dakota
April 14, 2011
The Minot YWCA Mission statement says that we are dedicated to the elimination of racism, empowering women, and promoting peace, justice, freedom, and dignity for all. The Minot YWCA does this by providing 7 long-term apartments for the chronically homeless, offering temporary shelter for women and children until they are able to find their way on their own, and providing childcare in a city that is in dire need of those services. I have been a board member for one year and have become more aware than ever of the hope that the YWCA provides for women and children in need. I have also learned the importance of educating our community about the services that the YWCA provides and the difference that it makes in our community.
I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...
As a board member I have personally become more aware of what we do and what we could do.
Ways to make it better...
If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...
add staff and become more efficient and streamlined with the daily operations.
Board Member & Board member and volunteer.