Follow Me

Economic Empowerment

Enhancing financial stability and independence to expand the opportunities of individuals as they move forward in life.

Alaskan women earn 67¢ for every $1 men earn for the same work.

                                                                                                                                   

Upcoming Women’s Economic Empowerment Classes

Click here for a full list of our courses

Brass Tacks Business Basics

  • September 2nd, 5:30-7:30 PM
  • Free
  • YWCA Alaska Office
  • Please click here to find out more about this class.

Single Mothers, Family Finances

  • September 8th, 15th, 22nd, and 29th (4 week course), 5:30-8 PM
  • $40
  • YWCA Alaska Office
  • Please click here to find out more about this class.

Business Planning 101

  • September 10th, 17th, 24th, and October 1st (4 week course), 5-9 PM
  • $350 (contact Tamiah Liebersbach for options if you are unable to afford this cost)
  • YWCA Alaska Office
  • Please click here to find out more about this class.

Salary and Career Negotiation

  • September 18th, 5:30-8 PM
  • $25
  • YWCA Alaska Office
  • Please click here to find out more about this class.

Budget Basics

  • September 25th, 6-8 PM
  • Free
  • Loussac Library-Innovation Lab
  • Please click here to find out more about this class.

On Your Way to a New Job

  • October 2nd, 9th, and 16th (3 week course), 5:30-8:30 PM
  • $40
  • YWCA Alaska Office
  • Please click here to find out more about this class.

Budget Basics

  • October 14th, 5:30-7:30 PM
  • Free
  • YWCA Alaska Office
  • Please click here to find out more about this class.

Contact Tamiah Liebersbach at 907-644-9611 or tliebersbach@ywcaak.org with questions or for further information.

                                                                                                                   

Info Table 2

The purpose of the Women’s Economic Empowerment Center is to provide support and training to women (and men) in the areas of financial management, small business development, and career enhancement. We empower individuals of diverse ethnic backgrounds, particularly those who are socially and economically disadvantaged, through comprehensive courses and counseling.

                                                                                                                   

Economic Empowerment Sponsors and Supporters:

First National Bank        WellsFargologoC unitedwayAllstate_Foundation_Logokey bankSBDC

The Alaska Mental Health Trust Authority