YWCA Alaska

Eliminate racism.

Empower women.

Promote peace, justice, freedom and dignity for all.

And it starts with you.

Welcome

YWCA Alaska has been serving Alaskans since 1989. We are committed to supporting and fostering a community were all the peoples of this great land can live and thrive. We believe in the "beloved community" that invites respectful conversations  and dialogue around issues that matter to Alaskans. As you explore our webpage, know that you are welcome to engage in this work with us.

Theresa Lyons, CEO           

YWCA Alaska Highlights

Community Conversation: Anti-Blackness & Colorism

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Our Programs

Foundational for a healthy community

Women of Achievement

Empowering women through financial health

Empowering women through wellness

Youth programs

Women of Achievement 2019
Women of Achievement 2019

32nd Annual Women of Achievement & Youth Awards

To celebrate the leadership of remarkable women and youth. A virtual week of Women of Achievement.

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YWCA Alaska Facebook Posts

YWCA Alaska Facebook Posts

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5 days ago
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YWCA Alaska at Loussac Library not only sharing Women Wellness resources but also working on an upcoming community event. Details about this event coming soon.

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YWCA Alaska at Loussac Library not only sharing Women Wellness resources but also working on an upcoming community event. Details about this event coming soon. 
#ywcaak #WomenWellness #WomensHealth #onamission #socialjustice
6 days ago
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A message from Ian Murakami, YWCA Alaska Lead Social Justice Coordinator : This holiday season, I was happy to return to my hometown of Honolulu, HI. My family celebrated 正月, or Japanese New Year, with a variety of traditional Japanese dishes and a Buddhist blessing. Spending quality time with friends and family, along with plenty of beautiful sunsets and ocean views, really helped refresh me for another productive year at YWCA Alaska. While I loved being home, I really missed Alaska and was excited to get back to the work we do for our community. ... See MoreSee Less

A message from Ian Murakami, YWCA Alaska Lead Social Justice Coordinator : This holiday season, I was happy to return to my hometown of Honolulu, HI. My family celebrated 正月, or Japanese New Year, with a variety of traditional Japanese dishes and a Buddhist blessing. Spending quality time with friends and family, along with plenty of beautiful sunsets and ocean views, really helped refresh me for another productive year at YWCA Alaska. While I loved being home, I really missed Alaska and was excited to get back to the work we do for our community.

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Today marks the 50th anniversary of Roe v.Wade ... See MoreSee Less

Today marks the 50th anniversary of Roe v.Wade
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