Making Women's Lives Better

YWCA Hamilton strengthens women's and girls' voices, broadens their choices, builds dynamic leadership and provides essential and meaningful services that promote safe, inclusive, and equitable communities.  



YWCA Hamilton and McMaster University Present the EXCLerator Project

November 7, 2017 at 1:04PM until February 28, 2018 at 1:04PM

This 2017 report is the second installment of the Women & Diversity EXCLerator Project, the first comprehensive investigation into diverse leadership representation in Hamilton and Halton. This report analyzes findings against our initial 2014 benchmark data, allowing us to evaluate progress and identify setbacks in women’s leadership trajectories across nine employment sectors.

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Annual Report 2016-17

June 28, 2017 at 5:00PM until June 30, 2018 at 2:38PM

Now in the fourth year of our ambitious five-year plan, YWCA Hamilton continues to strive toward an innovative, fresh approach to service delivery to impact the lives of women, girls, and their families. The following annual report outlines our strategic priorities and some of our highlights from the 2016-17 year.

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At the Table is a social catering enterprise of YWCA Hamilton.
We use fresh, local and seasonal ingredients while providing healthy meals and training opportunities to women and girls. 2017
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