The YWCA New Mexico has been supporting women locally for OVER 100 YEARS and with your support we can continue our mission to eliminate racism, empower women and promote peace, justice and dignity for all. We have a tremendous record of adapting and changing to meet the needs of our community while remaining true to our shared vision. When you support us — by donating or becoming a member you are directly supporting our efforts to advocate for and develop programs in support of…
While 21% of New Mexicans live in poverty, the rates are much higher in NM communities of color.
Women’s Health and Safety
Life expectancy is lower in non-white and lower income neighborhoods, differing more than 22 years accross neighborhoods.
Women in NM make 78 cents for every dollar of a man’s wages.
Over the next decade YWCA New Mexico will seek to increase equity and access to empower women of all ages. We will achieve this by focusing on racial and social justice through education, advocacy, and professional and economic development.
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Contributions from our supporters play an important role in helping us continue our work. Thanks to the following organizations for their substantial support of our mission.