The mission of the YWCA of San Gabriel Valley is to eliminate racism, empower women, families and communities while promoting peace, justice, freedom, and dignity for all.

non-profit of the year

Debra Ward, MPH

CEO Message

“YWCA of San Gabriel Valley takes immense pride in its unwavering belief that the highest measurement of success lies in the trust and reliance our community places on us. Positioning ourselves as the community resource you can always rely on, we are dedicated to providing essential services to residents across more than 40 cities.

As the CEO for the YWCA of San Gabriel Valley, I recognize the significance of investing in our community and focus on perpetually expanding our services and securing our financial future. By doing so, YWCA-SGV is positioned to serve for years to come, thereby strengthening the bonds that unite us as a community. This year, we have emerged stronger than ever by doubling our impact, investing in excellence, and expanding our footprint. We have worked tirelessly to broaden our reach, engage with a greater number of individuals, and make a lasting difference in the lives of those we serve.

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From 2021 – 2022

Meals Delivered to Seniors
Senior Services Clients
24-hour DV Helpline Calls
Legal Services DV Clients Served