Become a YWCA Member

As a member of the YWCA of Greater Portland, you help us offer programs that support and engage community members from all walks of life. Your membership proclaims your commitment to the values and mission of the YWCA: to empower women, eliminate racism, and promote peace, justice, freedom, and dignity for all.

Your ongoing contribution allows us to continue our 110-year-old legacy of empowering and providing services to women, children, and families in the Portland community—regardless of their age, race, or income level.

Your membership proclaims your commitment to the values and mission of the YWCA. You ARE the YWCA.

Why Become a Member?

  • Make Connections

    Connect with other people who care about the same kinds of things you care about.

    • Receive discounts and special invitations to local events, including the Inspire Luncheon and Women’s Voting Brunch.
  • Grow Your Skills

    Learn more about how to empower women and girls and work towards eliminating racism.

    • Receive exclusive access to social justice workshops where you will be trained to effectively advocate and access to special members-only offers and previews.
  • Get Involved

    Engage in helping women and girls reach their full potential and in eliminating racism.

    • Receive opportunities to get involved in national and local campaigns and projects addressing racial injustice and women’s rights.
African-American woman and daughers

Membership begins with a one-time contribution, or choose to make ongoing monthly gifts with secure, automatic direct debit or credit card charges. Members receive exclusive access to social justice workshops, discounts and special invitations to local YWCA events, and opportunities to get involved in local and national campaigns and projects addressing racial injustice and women’s rights.

Member

$10/mo (or $120 in full)
  • 1 free Social Justice advocacy training
  • Special member-only invitation to film screenings
  • Opportunities to become a Y advocate in national and local campaigns and projects

Supporter

$25/mo (or $300 in full)
  • 2 free Social Justice advocacy trainings
  • Special member-only invitation to film and discussion series
  • Opportunities to become a Y advocate in national and local campaigns and projects
  • 1 admission to 2016 Women’s Voting Brunch
  • Recognition in the YWCA Annual Report

Benefactor

$50/mo (or $600 in full)
  • 2 free Social Justice advocacy trainings
  • Special member-only invitation to film and discussion series
  • Opportunities to be a Y advocate in national and local campaigns and projects
  • 2 admissions to the 2016 Women’s Voting Brunch
  • Recognition in the YWCA Annual Report

Visionary

$100/mo (or $1200 in full)
  • 4 free Social Justice advocacy trainings
  • Special member-only invitation to film and discussion series
  • Opportunities to be a Y advocate in national and local campaigns and projects
  • 2 admissions to the 2016 Women’s Voting Brunch
  • 2 tickets to the 2016 Inspire Luncheon
  • Recognition in the YWCA Annual Report

Leader

$250/mo (or $3000 in full)
  • 4 free Social Justice advocacy trainings
  • Special member-only invitation to film and discussion series
  • Opportunities to be a Y advocate in national and local campaigns and projects
  • 4 admissions to the 2016 Women’s Voting Brunch
  • 4 tickets to the 2016 Inspire Luncheon
  • Recognition in the YWCA Annual Report

Ready to Become a Member?

For more information or help purchasing a membership, contact Ali Packard, Development Director:

email: alexisp@ywcapdx.org
phone: (503) 294-7452