YWCA McLean County is on a mission to eliminate racism, empower women and promote peace, justice, freedom, and dignity for all.
YWCA McLean County is on a mission to eliminate racism, empower women and promote peace, justice, freedom and dignity for all.
Congratulations to the 2019 Women of Distinction nominees!
Congratulations to our 34 2019 Women of Distinction nominees!
Ama Oforiwaa Aduonum, Larissa Armstrong, Danel Behrends-Harr, Nikki Brauer, Kristin Burke, Megan Carter, Jenn Carrillo, Kyle Ciani, Shelly Clevenger, Tara Desmond, Lindsey Dickinson, Shelby Dietz – Ison, Rabbi Rebecca Dubowe, Brandy Finney, Megan Fitzgerald, Jeanne Hamilton, Joan Hartman, Roxanne Hartrich, Terri Helregel, Laura Jennings-Mitchell, Melissa Larson, Hannah Mesouani, Liz Mikel, Colleen O'Connor, Theresa Prosser, Nikita Richards, Megan Ruffin, Susan Schafer, Archana Shekara, Julie Sibley, Samantha Starkey, Harriett Steinbach, Pat Turner, and Emily Vigneri.
Show your support the evening of Tuesday, June 25. Make your reservation here.
YWCA Epic Adventures Summer Camp Registration Now Open!
Join YWCA Young Wonders Youth Development for an Epic Adventure this summer! Young Wonders Adventure Summer Camp is full of fun and educational activities for your child(ren). A light breakfast, catered lunch, and afternoon snack are provided for each child daily. Each week the children will enjoy field trips to various locations and swimming at local pools. This year’s theme - EPIC ADVENTURES - will take your child on a different adventure each week throughout the summer! Don't miss out! Guarantee placement for your child by registering early!
Women of Distinction
Each year YWCA McLean County gives special recognition to women who have made their mark on our community. The Women of Distinction award, a YWCA national initiative, is the focus of the event and recognizes the professional and personal achievement of women. Please join us on Tuesday, June 25!
YWCA Granted $75K in Google Impact Challenge
Thank you to everyone who voted for us in the Google Impact Challenge! We are very excited to create second chances for formerly incarcerated women through a craft boutique shop with the funds granted through Google Impact Challenge.
What We Do
YWCA McLean County is on a mission to eliminate racism, empower women, stand up for social justice, help families and strengthen communities. We proudly serve people of all backgrounds through every stage of life – our youngest child care clients at six weeks old to the seniors served through our home care services. We are an inclusive organization, serving everyone regardless of race, ethnicity, religion, gender, sexual orientation, or ability.
Are you ready for summer? We are too! We have great activities, both indoor and outdoor planned for summer camp this year. The earlier you register, the more you save! Learn more and register now!
30th Annual Women of Distinction
Celebrate local women at our annual Women of Distinction dinner and program! Learn about the amazing things women are doing in our community and help us celebrate nine special women in different categories as they are introduced as the 2019 class of YWCA "Women of Distinction." Learn more here.