Human Services

YWCA of the City of New York

Eliminating Racism. Empowering Women.

aka YWCA-NYC

New York, NY

Mission

The YWCA of the City of New York (YW-NYC) is dedicated to eliminating racism, empowering women, and promoting peace, justice, freedom, and dignity for all. Established in 1858, the YW-NYC is one of the nation’s oldest nonprofit organizations committed to the personal and social development of women, their families, and their communities. In honor of this history, and in service of our mission, the YW-NYC currently provides leadership and advocacy training for young women through our Girls Initiatives and Out-of-School Time (OST) programs for elementary and middle school students in culturally diverse communities in Brooklyn and Manhattan. Learn more: http://www.ywcanyc.org/

Ruling Year

1944

Chief Executive Officer

Maureen Friar

Main Address

50 Broadway 22nd Floor

New York, NY 10004 USA

Keywords

women, girls, child care, wellness, youth, disabilities, empowerment, employment training, job training

EIN

13-1624230

 Number

2307157084

Cause Area (NTEE Code)

YMCA, YWCA, YWHA, YMHA (P27)

Youth Development Programs (O50)

Children's and Youth Services (P30)

IRS Filing Requirement

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Programs + Results

What we aim to solve

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Our programs

What are the organization's current programs, how do they measure success, and who do the programs serve?

SOURCE: Self-reported by organization

Girls Initiatives

Out-of-School-Time Program (After School Programming)

Where we work

How We Listen

Seeking feedback from people served makes programs more responsive and effective. Here’s how this organization is listening.

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How is the organization collecting feedback?
We regularly collect feedback through: suggestion box/email.
How is the organization using feedback?
We use feedback to: to identify bright spots and enhance positive service experiences, to inform the development of new programs/projects, to strengthen relationships with the people we serve.

External Reviews

Awards

YWCA Northeast Region's Economic Empowerment Award 2008

YWCA USA

Financials

YWCA of the City of New York

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Operations

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Board Leadership Practices

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BOARD ORIENTATION & EDUCATION

Does the board conduct a formal orientation for new board members and require all board members to sign a written agreement regarding their roles, responsibilities, and expectations?

Yes

CEO OVERSIGHT

Has the board conducted a formal, written assessment of the chief executive within the past year?

Yes

ETHICS & TRANSPARENCY

Have the board and senior staff reviewed the conflict-of-interest policy and completed and signed disclosure statements in the past year?

Yes

BOARD COMPOSITION

Does the board ensure an inclusive board member recruitment process that results in diversity of thought and leadership?

Yes

BOARD PERFORMANCE

Has the board conducted a formal, written self-assessment of its performance within the past three years?

Yes