From TechGYRLS Afterschool STEM and senior care services to efforts to promote racial justice and end gender-based violence, YWCA Bethlehem works to build a world that works for everyone.  YWCA Bethlehem is one of more than 200 branches working locally across the United States to advance the mission we share with YWCA USA:

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

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.