Young Women Christian Association (YWCA)
The Young Women Christian Association (YWCA) is a faith based Christian membership nongovernmental organization founded in 1952 to promote women empowerment and participation in the building of Uganda. It is affiliated to World YWCA Geneva Switzerland. In over 40 districts in the country, we work with women, young women, youth and girls across faith, culture and region.
A country where justice, peace, health, freedom and care for the environment are promoted and sustained by women’s leadership.
A self-sustaining Christian valued and women led organization that promotes and encourages the human rights, dignity and socio economic welfare of the woman to enable them contribute better to nation building.
- Honesty and integrity
- Transparency and accountability
- Team work
- Spiritual growth
- Respect for humanity
- Commitment and devotion