SPOTLIGHT

Welcome to the YWCA Berkeley / Oakland!

The YWCA Berkeley/Oakland is dedicated to eliminating racism, empowering women, developing leaders and promoting peace, justice, freedom and dignity for all.

We invite you to become a member, attend classes or volunteer in our many programs in: mentoring, leadership development, financial literacy, working with youth and empowerment. Please consider making a tax-deductible donation through PayPal. Please join our membership and sign up for our newsletter.  Thank you!

NEWS

Career Coaching Workshops

Goal setting and ideas to kick start your career! Workshop Presenter: Claire Marchiano, NBCC Certified Career Counselor.  

For complete list of workshops click here.

Register Online For All Workshops or sign up at the front desk. All workshops held at the YWCA.  (510) 848-6370 or e-mail career@ywca-berkeley.org.

 

Dance / Fitness Classes and Schedule Available!

The new series of dance/fitness classes are now available and open for registration. Sign up online today!

For dance and fitness classes, click here.

 

YWCA Office Closures

The YWCA will be closed on the following dates:

  • Monday, September 5: Labor Day holiday
  • Friday, November 11: Veterans’ Day holiday
  • Thursday-Friday, November 24-25: Thanksgiving Day holiday
  • December 19, 2016 – January 3, 2017: Winter holiday break

23rd Annual Festival of Women Authors 2017

Saturday, February 4, 2017
9:00 AM to 2:00 PM
H’s Lordships, Berkeley Marina
Join us for four authors and their stories. FWA Brochure 2017 printable version coming soon.
Includes continental breakfast, lunch, four speakers, book sales and autographing sessions.  For more information click here.
 

YWCA Kickoff to Summer Gala and Auction

You’re invited to celebrate with us!
 
YWCA Kickoff to Summer Gala and Auction
 
Saturday, June 4, 2016
6:30 – 10 PM
YWCA Berkeley/Oakland 
 
  • Live and Silent Auction
  • Hors d’oeuvres
  • No host Bar
  • Door prizes

$50 per person.


UPCOMING EVENTS

Career Coaching Workshops

Thursday, September 1 - Saturday, October 1

Register Online For All Workshops

Workshops held most Wednesdays and Thursdays at 10am and 12noon for 1.5 hours.  Each workshop is $10 for YWCA members or $15 for non-members.  Annual membership only $20 per year.  All workshops held at the YWCA.  (510) 848-6370 or e-mail to career@ywca-berkeley.org.

Workshop Presenter: Claire Marchiano, NBCC Certified Career Counselor.