Who We Are

YWCA Lancaster is dedicated to eliminating racism, empowering women and promoting peace, justice, freedom, and dignity for all. Our work is mission driven and we are leaders on important issues that matter to those we serve.


What We Do

From economic empowerment, to health and safety, to racial equity and gender equality, to sexual assault prevention and counseling, everything we do is focused on improving the lives of all.

Get Involved

You help power our mission, your voice is needed to help us meet this moment. We would love to get to know you! Attend an event, volunteer to help support the work, or sign up to stay in the loop!



So, what now?

POV: you’ve just completed the biggest and longest consecutively run Race Against Racism in the...

YWCA Lancaster hosts diversity dialogue dinner

On April 6, YWCA Lancaster had the privilege of partnering with the UPMC Pinnacle Foundation...

A new partnership for racial healing in Lancaster

A new partnership for racial healing  YWCA Lancaster’s Center for Racial and Gender Equity partnered...

YWCA Lancaster In Action

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