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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 5,000 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 impact of the YWCA relies on philanthropic and community support to sustain our critical programs for domestic violence and homelessness. Your gift will make an immediate impact.

Walk a Mile in Her Shoes<sup>®</sup>

1 in 4 women face domestic violence. Become a champion for this critical issue by joining the community at the 7th annual Walk a Mile in Her Shoes. Help raise awareness and funds for the YWCA of San Diego County and its Becky's House® domestic violence program by literally walking a mile in a woman’s pair of shoes!

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Announcing The Vi McKinney Becky's House<sup>®</sup> Shelter

The YWCA of San Diego County is proud to announce a $5 million gift from Vi and Dan McKinney, local philanthropists and longtime YWCA supporters. Click here to learn more about what this incredible gift will enable the YWCA to achieve!

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Response to Domestic Violence in the News

In light of the recent domestic violence incidences covered by the media, the importance of being informed about this issue is clear. Please read this message from the YWCA about how you can become part of the solution.

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Tribute to Aldo Della Ragione

With great sadness, the YWCA of San Diego County announces the passing of longstanding advocate, donor and volunteer, Aldo Della Ragione.

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The Anthousa Philoptochos Benefit

The YWCA of San Diego County is proud to be one of two beneficiaries of the Greek Orthodox Ladies Philoptochos Society's Let's go to Hawaii fundraising event on Saturday, October 11, 2014. Save the date - Tickets will be on-sale soon!



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