Eliminating racism, empowering Women.

Serving Over 10,000 Clients.

Our greater purpose of transforming lives brings meaning and purpose into the lives of our clients, our staff and the community. Our vision is promoting peace, justice, freedom and dignity for all.

Our greater purpose is to transform lives.

The YWCA Greater Harrisburg provides safe, secure housing and services for women and youth and has developed additional programs and services to meet the ever-changing needs of a diverse population of women, children, men and families.

The YWCA is the leading women’s organization in the Pennsylvania Capital region, serving Dauphin, Cumberland and Perry Counties.

Summer Inventory Reduction Sale

Our Suits to Careers/Dress for Success Program is offering its annual Inventory Reduction Sale from July 18-21. This year, the event will take place at a NEW location, the Rowland Academy Gymnasium (1842 Derry Street, Harrisburg).

From Thursday-Saturday, July 18-20, we will offer low prices on all items. Suits are $10, separates for $5 and shoes for $5. The sale will be open from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.  On Sunday, July, 21, we will offer our Big Bag Blow Out Sale from noon-3 p.m. Fill a bag for a $25 donation or two bags for $40.

All items are new or gently used. Questions? Call 717.232.1333. Proceeds benefit our Suits to Careers Dress for Success and Tied to Success programs.

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The YWCA Greater Harrisburg is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization supported through generous contributions from individuals and organizations in our community. Donations made to the YWCA support our programs and services.

For 130 years, the YWCA Greater Harrisburg has been dedicated to eliminating racism, empowering women and promoting peace, justice, freedom and dignity for all.