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The YWCA of San Diego County empowers women, children and families to break the cycle of domestic violence and homelessness and achieve self-sufficiency. Through Becky’s House®, Passages and the Cortez Hill Family Center, the YWCA provides extensive services to more than 6,000 individuals each year. The YWCA is committed to helping families recover from trauma, improve their economic status, find permanent housing and ultimately transform their lives. more


The YWCA relies on philanthropic and community support to sustain our critical programs for individuals struggling with domestic violence and homelessness. Your gift will make an immediate impact.

Annual Holiday Campaign

As we celebrate the spirit of the holiday season, we are reminded about the power of giving hope. In order to meet the life-threatening need, the YWCA of San Diego County relies on support from the community to sustain our critical programs and services. Learn how you can get involved.

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Volunteers Needed

The Regional Task Force on the Homeless (RTFH) is holding their annual Point-in-Time Homeless Count, known as WeALLCount, on January 23, 2015, and volunteers are needed to assist with this project.

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Celebrating Vi & Dan McKinney

Following the announcement of an extraordinary gift from Vi & Dan McKinney in September, the YWCA of San Diego County held a private luncheon to celebrate the McKinney’s generosity and commemorate the renaming of The Vi McKinney Becky’s House Shelter.

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