Empowering young women across Philadelphia

Are you ready to make an impact? Now in its 20th year, the WOMEN’S WAY Young Women’s Initiative (YWI) is a dynamic group of women between the ages of 21 to 45. This volunteer-led young friends group works to develop its members as leaders and philanthropists, increase public understanding of issues impacting women and girls, and raise critical funds for WOMEN’S WAY. YWI serves as a central resource for women looking to connect with progressive peers and make a meaningful difference in the community.

Membership Benefits:

  • Exclusive discounts to WOMEN’S WAY events
  • Education series to inform and engage YWI members and the community on issues impacting women, girls, and gender equality
  • Intergenerational dialogues to discuss issues from a diverse perspective across different age groups
  • Networking events to help members grow and thrive professionally
  • Book clubs/movie nights to explore and discuss interesting themes impacting women, girls, and gender equality
  • Informal gatherings to broaden members’ social circles
  • Volunteer opportunities to give back to the community
  • Fundraisers to drive money to the grantmaking programs of WOMEN’S WAY

Membership Details

Individual memberships are $50 and run through August 31, 2018. Discounted Student memberships are $25 and also run through August 31, 2018. All membership dues will be donated to the Immediate Response Action Fund. Should you have an interest in joining the Young Women’s but are experiencing financial hardship, please contact Jessica Muslin for more information: