We create real change. The YWCA works every day to eliminate racism and empower women. Through advocacy and local programming, we create real change for women, families and communities.

Check out the latest program information and happenings.

YW Annual Meeting

Tickets are on sale for the 113th YWCA Annual Meeting and Breakfast. Join us on Thursday, August 18, 2016 at the Shirley T. Frye YWCA Greensboro facility. We promise good food, great company and inspiring stories.




Summer is here! Sign up your favorite for the YWCA Summer Camp session. We have two sessions for young people in July. There’s still room for campers to have fun, learn about cool stuff and have fun. Did we mention have fun? Sessions are only $20 and last 2 weeks. Transportation is free and provided for the first 13 campers signed up for each session. Ages 10 and up are invited!

Check them out!

YWCA Book Club

We are reading “Inside This Place, Not Of It” this month.

“Women are the fastest growing segment of the prison population, and the most vulnerable.” Read their stories.

YWCA Book Club

Hard Lessons: What Black Girls Learn While Going to School

The next Lunch and Learn is set for Tuesday, Aug. 2, 2016 at the Shirley T. Frye YWCA. The event will feature a presentation by Monica Walker, Diversity Officer for Guilford County Schools, and a panel of young women who will share their experiences of being black and female in public schools.

It’s a hard lesson for them and an important lesson for us all. Please join us by signing up here.  Lunch is free but reservations are required. Seating is limited so make your reservations today.

Time to Get Teed Off

Tickets for the Annual Johnathan W. Flowers Memorial Golf Tournament are now on sale. Gather your team of four for fun and a good cause. Tournament play will take place at the beautiful Bryan Park Golf Course.

Here is a link to learn more and to register. See you on the links!


Shirley T. Frye was honored at a YWCA reception on June 12, 2016.

Click here to view photos from that successful, joyous event.

To view the VIDEO produced in her honor, click here.

Our Mission & Vision

YWCA Greensboro, is dedicated to eliminating racism empowering women and promoting peace, justice, freedom and dignity for all.

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Win-Win Resolutions C.R.E.W. Program

Teaching students (Pre-K through High School) and Families conflict resolution and positive social skills through interactive drama.

Teen Parent Mentor Program

Supporting teen moms to finish school, grow as a positive responsive parents, and make plans for the future.

Teens Learning Childbirth

prenatal health and fitness program designed especially for pregnant teens

Teen Families Reading Together

Reading program for teen moms and their children promoting a positive parent-child interaction.

Doula Program

Volunteer training to provide practical and emotional support to pregnant women and their families before, during, and after birth.

Healthy Moms Healthy Babies

Working with young women aged 20 to 30, YWCA staff offer childbirth education, doula support, case management, and peer group education during pregnancy and beyond.

Our partners

NC DHHS – Women’s Health Branch
NC DHHS – Teen Pregnancy Prevention Initiatives
Cone Health Foundation
March of Dimes
Cone Health Women’s Hospital
Greensboro Children’s Museum
Greensboro Public Library
Greensboro Urban Ministry
Interactive Resource Center
United Way