Your donation directly supports our mission to eliminate racism, empower women, stand up for social justice, help families, and strengthen communities.

Your support can create change and will help make a difference in our community. YWCA’s programs offer hope and support to some of our community’s most vulnerable and at-risk residents every day.

Whether your favorite YWCA program:

  • is advancing race & gender equity to create a more inclusive community
  • helping people improve their financial situations through education
  • providing subsidized child care to low-income working parents
  • providing free childcare to veterans
  • is giving clothing to those in need

Your support is more important than ever!

YOU can change a life. Please consider making a gift today.

If you choose to donate to the YWCA Elgin, check with your employer to see if they will match your donation.

Every gift, no matter how large or small, helps Build Brighter Futures for the clients of the YWCA Elgin.

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Additional Ways to Give

YWCA Elgin is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization (employer identification number 36-2171177). Your donations are fully tax-deductible to the extent allowable by law. Upon request, a copy of the latest financial filing can be obtained.

#GivingTuesday was a success, thanks to you!

Fantastic news! Because of you, we were able to raise $4,965 on #GivingTuesday, which means that we will receive the full $4,000 match (provided by anonymous donors). This means that the YWCA Elgin will receive a total of $8,965 from #GivingTuesday.

These funds will allow us to continue Building Brighter Futures for our clients through our programs and services.