Financial Abuse, Impact, and Help

February 7, 2022

Financial abuse is one of the most common forms of abuse and is hard to detect. Read more about the different types of financial abuse and how to get help.

Subaru Share the Love Event 2021

November 22, 2021

Subaru is supporting Meals on Wheels for the 14th year in a row with the Subaru Share the Love Campaign happening November 18 through January 2. Purchase a Subaru during that time and Subaru will make a $250 donation to the charity of your choice!

Are You Ready for Election Day 2021?

October 28, 2021

Election Day is Tuesday, November 4! Do you have a voting plan in place? Make sure your voice is heard in these local elections.

Spotlight on YWork – Sept 2021

October 11, 2021

Yesterday YWCA USA filed an amicus brief in the Supreme Court decision, Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization, which will determine the future of Roe v. Wade. YWCA Metropolitan Phoenix stands with YWCA USA in urging the Supreme Court to protect reproductive freedom for young women/people and young women/people of color in communities across America.

Spotlight on YWork – Aug/Sept 2021

September 1, 2021

As Arizona becomes the next tech hub, our STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts, mathematics) professionals do not reflect the state’s diverse workforce. To support this economic growth, Arizona needs to address this racial gap while developing our next generation of STEAM innovators.

The Effects of the Teacher Shortage in Arizona

August 27, 2021

It is not a secret that Arizona has a teacher shortage. The Arizona turnover rate is at 19% – more... Learn More

Spotlight on YWork – July 2021

July 16, 2021

More than ten years ago YWCA Metropolitan Phoenix saw a problem and set out to find a solution. At the time we were concerned about the barriers that were keeping people from achieving their financial goals. Our commitment to disrupting and dismantling systemic barriers to equity in all forms, led us to create our Prosperity Programs.

Spotlight on YWork – May 2021

May 18, 2021

Join us this Thursday for the next chapter in our ongoing conversation addressing Racism as a Public Health Crisis. In this interactive and participatory Theatre of the Oppressed experience, performers and audience will collectively examine systems of oppression that keep women and people of color marginalized.

How to Be an Equitable Corporate Partner

May 18, 2021

Corporate philanthropy is a beautiful thing. This is when a business of any size decides they will utilize their resources to support their local community.