We are the women's empowerment & racial justice advocates in our area. We make a difference every day.
United Way Agency Lee & Whiteside Counties.
|Mission||YWCA of the Sauk Valley is dedicated to eliminating racism, empowering women and working for peace, justice, freedom and dignity for all.|
We are the women's empowerment center & racial justice advocates in our area. We make a difference every day. Come & connect with us!
We are a proud United Way Agency of Both Lee & Whiteside Counties.
domestic violence program: Services for adult and child victims of domestic violence and abuser groups to teach non-violent behaviors.
sexual assault program: We are the rape crisis center for the Sauk Valley. We offer our services 24 hours a day.
women's economic empowerment services: In our Empowerment Center, Upper First Avenue, women find a variety of services to help them obtain or increase their level of employment. Including computer training, job search assistance, money management classes and free, professional clothing.
community services: Includes the programs TechGYRLS, Girls’ Space, Diversity & Racial Justice Training, & Immigrant Family Resource Program and more.
Each year we sponsor events like these: Week Without Violence, Juneteenth community Freedom Festival, Martin Luther King, Jr. CommUNITY Celebration of Peace & Justice, and the Women of Achievement Luncheon.