YWCA   Santa Monica / Westside
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The YWCA is a non-profit,
non-sectarian organization.

Our Tax ID Number is 95-1643398.
We receive no City, State or Federal Government funding.

Contact the YWCA
Santa Monica / Westside
2019 14th Street
Santa Monica, CA 90405
Ph: (310) 452-3881
Fax: (310 392-7578
Mon - Fri: 8:30 am to 9:00 pm
Sat: 8:30 am to 12:00 pm
Closed Sunday

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RSVP HERE or at the link below for our Women's Leadership Mixer on April 29, 6:30 pm, at the YWCA!

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Our Mission is to empower women and girls by creating opportunities for growth, progress and success.

Our Vision is for the YWCA to be recognized as the premier women's growth and development organization, inspiring and sustaining a community in which women and girls learn to achieve their personal goals and contribute to the public good. 

Our Programs – including early childhood development; K-12 life skills, literacy and athletics; transitional housing and education; young adult networking and career-building; parent support; and personal and professional renewal – instill confidence, capability and effectiveness in women and girls across the life cycle within a supportive, encouraging environment.





Childbirth to Preschool - Supporting a Place for Parents

A Place for Parents and The YWCA Family Cooperative Preschool - Supporting the individual needs of parents and children in a creative, non-judgmental environment


K through 12 - Building Strong and Confident Girls

Girl Central - Helping girls overcome adversity and become well-adjusted teenagers
Girls' Athletics - A sports program that teaches integrity and builds self-esteem through teamwork 
Young Women - Cultivating Self-Sufficient and Capable Young Women
Transitional Housing and Education - Empowering young women transitioning out of foster care by providing them with a home and the life skills they need to become successfully independent
YWCA Junior Board - An opportunity for young professional women with a passion for the YWCA mission to serve as leaders and role models within the community. The Junior Board is always looking for new members. Click HERE for more information.
Women - Learning, Growing, Giving Back
Women's Partnership - A community for women dedicated to personal growth and public giving. Women's Partnership members also serve as mentors to YWCA Girl Central middle and high school girls. To learn more about becoming a YWCA Mentor, click HERE.


Lifelong Wellness - Creating a Healthy Community
Emotional Health & Physical Fitness - Offering an array of fitness classes and workshops for each life stage to meet the physical and emotional needs of the community.
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1 Friday, 12 April 2013 07:58
Noralee Minucci
Thanks for all your efforts. I'll hope to drop by in August and have a chance then to make my donation after the event.

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Upcoming Events!  

High School Girls - APPLY TODAY!


Girl EmPOWERed Business Incubator! 


If you are a high school girl and have always wanted to start your own business, have we got the program for you! Click here for details and to download an application!



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Tuesdays, 6 to 8 pm - MUST PRE-REGISTER! Next session, April 22.


The Women's Partnership Money Talks One-on-One

Money Talks One-on-One guidance and support. Meet your financial goals with the help of an award-winning financial expert! Click here for details and to reserve your spot!

Saturday and Sunday, May 3 & 4, 1 to 5 pm.


TimeLessBody System

The TimeLessBody System, developed by Nurit C. Krauss, is a simple yet sophisticated exercise method suitable for anyone at any age, fitness level, or physical condition. Click here for details and to reserve your spot!
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Sunday, May 4, 2 pm, YWCA Auditorium


The Women's Partnership It's Just My Life

It’s Just My Life is a collection of personally written and shared stories, chronicling profound and poignant moments that a group of women has faced in their lives. Click HERE for details!


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First Tuesdays - next session, May 6, 6:30 to 8pm!


The Women's Partnership Your Journey Through Divorce

Discover your options when faced with divorce. Learn how to avoid court. Understand the legal, financial, psychological and social issues of divorce. Gain insight on how to speak with your children. Discover community resources available to you! Click here for details and to reserve your spot! 
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Thursday, May 15, 7:30 pm, YWCA Auditorium!


The Women's Partnership Shine - Bright Stories of Positive Change!

 Listen to inspiring, true stories from professionals and amateur storytellers. Volunteer to share your own! Doors open at 7:30 pm for volunteer sign up, live music and mingling. Click here for details and to reserve your spot! 

Saturday, May 17, 10 to 11 am, YWCA Auditorium


The Women's Partnership The Real Scoop on Skin Care! 

Dr. Adriana Schmidt will speak to us about skin health and diseases of the skin, and anti-aging procedures, products and techniques. Click here for details and to reserve your spot! 
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$100 Will Change the Life of a
Middle School Girl!

Support the Mosaic Movement's efforts to help middle school girls build the skills and tools that will help them grow into strong, confident and well-adjusted teenagers. Click here to find out more and to sponsor a girl!



Sponsor the YWCA Family Cooperative Preschool!

We are creating a wonderful new preschool space for families and children in the West Los Angeles area! Sponsorships are now available for three rooms and two gardens at the school. Plus, you can purchase one of many tiles and pavers that will adorn walls and floors throughout! 



Manage Your Stress and Strengthen Your Relationship

Reign in overwhelming stress and emotions in yourself and others. Bring your life into Balance today. Click here to see how.Learn how to create secure infant attachment with your child. Receive DVD free with a $25 donation to the YWCA!
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