Statement Regarding the Supreme Court Decision to Overturn Roe v. Wade

The recent Supreme Court ruling significantly undermines the self-determination and bodily autonomy of those who experience unwanted pregnancies. Evidence shows that the negative ramifications of forced births are most significantly experienced by those who are low-income, especially Black and brown young women and girls.

YWCA Greater Pittsburgh stands ready to provide for those who need childcare, economic assistance, and housing supports. We remain firm in our mission to advocate for policies that eliminate racism, empower women, and promote peace, justice, freedom, and dignity for all.


Mission & Vision

YWCA is dedicated to eliminating racism and empowering women.
YWCA Greater Pittsburgh envisions a community that advances education, opportunity, and equity regardless of gender, race, or background.



What We Do

YWCA Greater Pittsburgh provides direct services, empowerment programming, and advocacy to support marginalized individuals and families, especially women and girls of color, while working to challenge structural barriers to equity.

COVID-19 Impact

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Equity Awards Luncheon on YouTube!

Missed the events on November 5th?! You can watch a full recording of the event and hear the inspiring things our winners shared about their equity work on our YouTube channel now!


Action Conversations on Race

Although comprising the second-largest electoral group in the last Presidential election, Hispanic voters have seldom been taken seriously by whitestream electoral politics.