We support the YWCA’s mission to eliminate racism and promote peace, justice, freedom, and dignity for all.
YWCARF's sole purpose is to provide employees of participating YWCA associations with retirement benefits. We were one of the first pension plans for women, and we predate Social Security.
Did you know? We match 40% of your association's monthly retirement credit.
If your YWCA association contributes 10% per month, YWCARF will credit your account with 14% before interest.
#40PlusA chart that shows the growth of your retirement investment over time, based on our 40% match.
Take the uncertainty out of retirement planning with an annuity, an income guaranteed to last a lifetime.
YWCARF offers six monthly payment options for life, and you can elect to share your YWCA legacy with a loved one.
This year's Black History Month theme is Empowering Communities, Advancing Justice, and will be informed by the topics highlighted in the 2024 YWCA Racial Justice Challenge. Read more
Don't miss the opportunity to join the U.S. Department of Justice for an online seminar on upcoming funding opportunities for programs that target gender-based and intimate partner violence. Read more