Summer Camp Fun

A Camper's Perspective:Hi, my name is Lily and I have been coming to summer camp at YoWoChAs since I was six years old. My brother had already been going to YoWoChAs for three...
Tags: Girls, Leadership

Bald For Beautiful

 I don’t think there’s a time I can recall where I didn’t feel tied to my appearance; self-conscious and always wanting to change who I was and how I looked...

Envisioning a Community-Based Wedding

When planning our wedding, Darren and I envisioned a community-based wedding.  What that meant to us was having our family, friends, and community involved as much as...

Finance & Fiddles

In case you missed our AGM on April 23, 2014 or just wanted to hear the poem one more time! There once was a woman, not so young anymore,Who offered support to the women...

Keep It In The Ring

‘Keep it in the Ring’(*)Edmonton MFC Fighter Vic Valimaki Supports YWCA Edmonton The world of MMA (mixed marital arts) combines excitement, athleticism, strength...
Tags: Fundraising

Sponsor Energy Special Offer

We use energy every day – so why not use our power for good? Did you know that you can empower the YWCA just by paying your energy bill? Sponsor Energy donates 50...

Power of Being a Girl

My name is Erica Yeung, and I had the opportunity to job shadow at YWCA Edmonton under Gini Beaumont, Girls’ Program Coordinator, as part of the U of A’s Job Shadow...