YWCA Oklahoma City


Welcome to YWCA OKC! We are so excited to have you join the team! 

Through the generosity of individuals, businesses, and groups, YWCA Oklahoma City is able to address the needs of families in our community. Volunteers contribute unique talents, skills, and knowledge that assist YWCA OKC in achieving our mission of eliminating racism and empowering women. Volunteer opportunities include:

  • Administration
  • Advocacy
  • Education
  • Events & Fundraising
  • Organization & Program Support
  • Social Media, and
  • Our Sisters' Closet, our resale shop.

To become a part of Team YWCA OKC as a volunteer or intern, use the search option to find your perfect opportunity and complete the application. You will be prompted to create an account to manage your profile and experience as a volunteer. After we receive your application, we will reach out to schedule an interview and begin checking your listed references. 

After all screening steps are complete you will be prompted to register for and complete Crisis Services Training (CST). This is our onboarding class, required by the Office of the Attorney General of the State of Oklahoma, our certifying agency. This class consists of:

  • One 3-hour orientation, in person
  • Online video classes created by YWCA OKC experts and partners
  • Two 3-hour classes, in person
    • Scheduled for the 2nd Wednesday and Thursday of every month from 6 pm - 9 pm

A non-refundable $35 administrative fee is required and covers application processing and a background check.

All training sessions take place from 6 - 9 p.m. at 2460 NW 39th St.  If you have any questions or concerns please contact Rachele Eskridge at REskridge@ywcaokc.org or by phone at 405-948-1770. 

*Please note: Volunteer acceptance is dependent on alignment with victim-centered care and YWCA OKC’s mission and beliefs.

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YWCA Oklahoma City is dedicated to eliminating racism, empowering women and promoting peace, justice, freedom and dignity for all.

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