Mission

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

 The YWCA of Mount Desert Island, in honoring our history, welcomes women of all ages to participate in programs which:

          • Provide affordable housing
          • Provide a safe place for all girls and women in crisis
          • Encourage growth and development
          • Promote self confidence and pride
          • Provide educational opportunities for and about women
          • Assist women to attain economic and political influence and leadership in our community.