YWCA Bethlehem shares its powerful mission with YWCA USA and 200 local sister associations across the United States. Our girl empowerment programs, racial justice activities, and senior care services enrich life in Bethlehem and beyond. Explore our website to learn more about upcoming programs, special events, volunteer opportunities, and how to support our vital work in the community.

“YWCA is dedicated to eliminating racism, empowering women and promoting peace, justice, freedom and dignity for all.”

Our 2020 – 2021 Annual Report is now available as a PDF: YWCA Bethlehem 2020 2021 Annual Report

Services and Programs

YWCA Bethlehem supports, serves and educates over 1,200 children, women and seniors annually.

Advocacy and Racial Justice: Stand Against Racism Campaign, Community Voices Series, Week Without Violence

Girls Empowerment: TechGYRLS STEM Education, LPGA Girls Golf, Pop-Up Prom Shop

Senior Services: Adult Day Services Center (Dementia care for women and men), Residential Services at the Fred Rooney Building, Great Decisions Lecture Series


YWCA Bethlehem is governed by a 13-member Board of Directors representing Lehigh Valley businesses, social services and non-profits.