The Cafe at the YWCA Tucson

at 525 N Bonita Ave, Tucson, 85745 United States

The Cafe at the YW is a new social enterprise providing beverages, pastries and catering for offsite and onsite events at the YW


The Cafe at the YWCA Tucson
525 N Bonita Ave
Tucson , AZ 85745
United States
Contact Phone
P: (520) 884-7810
Website
http://www.ywcatucson.org/

Description

The Café @ the YW: Setting the table for change. What is The Café @ the YW? The Cafe at the YW is a new social enterprise providing excellent hot, cold and specialty beverages, pastries and catering for events at the YW; The Café provides value-priced, socially progressive, wholesome dining, using the freshest local ingredients available all while supporting the mission of the YWCA Tucson. The Café offers a culinary program to provide job training to at-risk young women. The Cafe's regular hours are Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and during special events, including nights and weekends. How is the Café connected to the YWCA? The Cafe @ the YW is a social enterprise of the YWCA. The Café creates employment opportunities for young women as part of our expanding YWorks programming; all proceeds from The Café are used to support the YWCA’s mission. What is a social enterprise? A social enterprise is a business that provides earned income for a nonprofit organization - in this case - the YWCA Tucson. What does the YWCA do? The YWCA is a nonprofit organization that assists women and their families with overcoming poverty through a focus on leadership and economic empowerment. Some services include job preparedness skills training in English and Spanish, free work-ready clothes, and ESL and GED preparation classes.

How To Get to The Cafe at the YWCA Tucson

conveniently located between Saint Mary's Road and Congress, just one block west of the I-10. one block from the bike loop and Downtown Loop a Free transit bus offered by the city of Tucson. http://www.tucsonaz.gov/files/transportation/DTL%20Brochure-Final.pdf

Opening time

  • Mondays: 07:30- 15:30
  • Tuesdays: 07:30- 15:30
  • Wednesdays: 07:30- 15:30
  • Thursdays: 07:30- 15:30
  • Fridays: 07:30- 15:30

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Reviews for YWCA of Tucson

Liane H.

Yelp Helps event on November 7, 2013!!! Come on down elites!!!

Isabella J.

First things first- The YWCA is NOT the YMCA. mmmkay? The YWCA Tucson is beyond five stars of awesomeness. The entire crew leading this organization is... Read more

Nancy F.

POP- Purses On Purpose Great function and Fantastic food. In awe to see Carlotta Flores, owner of El Charro and Kerstin Block of Buffalo Exchange. Icons in... Read more
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Company Rating

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We had a great Thursday!! Thanks to all!!! Today, we are saving some electricity and closing for the day. We will see you bright and early on Monday!! Thanks from Yolanda, Liane, Maggie, Mary, Connie, Vanessa and Paige.

Published on 2014-06-06 18:28:38 GMT

We are excited for tonight's gubernatorial debate! Women from our Latina Leadership Initiative, volunteer/staff members, board and supporters will all be presente! to hear what these men have to say. Listening for answers about education, economic development, infrastructure and immigration. Can't wait! YW representing and the Cafe at the YWCA staff is gonna be there! Discussion about the election will no doubt be the coffee talk on Friday:) hope to see you all!! Gubernatorial Debate When: Thu, September 18, 8:00pm – 9:30pm Where: Tucson Jewish Community Center, 3800 E River Rd, Tucson, AZ, United States (map) Description: co sponsored by the Tucson Hispanic Chamber of Commerce and the Jewish Federation of Southern Arizona

Published on 2014-09-18 14:47:59 GMT

Happy Women's Equality Day!! <3 Join us in celebrating 94 years of the vote, by voting in the primary!! come in brandishing your "I Voted" sticker and we will buy you a coffee! Thank you for doing your part in trying to keep democracy alive and citizenship a thing you do and not just a thing you are.

Published on 2014-08-26 16:00:29 GMT

citron agua fresca made for the Street Car Kick off:) thanks Living Street Alliance for including us!!

Published on 2014-07-25 19:02:46 GMT

Starting tomorrow.... Have breakfast with us. First up, Yolanda's famous peach compote French toast!!! Yum!!!

Published on 2014-07-16 00:57:53 GMT

We will be closing early today at 1 to get ready for a Big day tomorrow!! Thanks for the support!!

Published on 2014-06-25 17:48:09 GMT

This week we wish you a happy Valentine's Day and hope that you share love and attention with someone or an organization that makes this city a better place.

Published on 2015-02-12 04:15:54 GMT

We will be closed today. New hours of operation M-F 9-2p Sat 9-12p Thanks for your support!!!

Published on 2015-01-26 15:54:18 GMT

We will be closed today. New hours of operation M-F 9-2p Sat 9-12p Thanks for your support!!!

Published on 2015-01-26 15:54:18 GMT

Come visit in January, mention that you saw it on Facebook, & get 10% off!

Published on 2015-01-05 15:00:00 GMT

Next week: Monday:730-1130 -cafe open until 230 but kitchen closed at 1130 for staff lunch- (call in order by 1030 and we will have your lunch waiting for you!) Tuesday & Wednesday: 730-230 Thursday & Friday: closed for holiday. Thank you for your support!!

Published on 2014-12-19 06:16:55 GMT

Happy one year! Thanks to everyone for your on going support and love!!!

Published on 2014-12-10 05:56:50 GMT

Tomorrow's specials include homemade cream of broccoli soup/ salad special, giant chocolate chip cookies & blueberry-lemon quick bread. Yum!! Come on down, you're welcome!!

Published on 2014-12-09 04:04:22 GMT

So happy that our sister Cecilia of Dish for Dosha is producing right here in cafe! Sharing space, collaboration and faith are what make the cafe a special place to be!! Thanks for your support:) Be sure to get your order in today for the cleanse Ceci is running this week! https://www.facebook.com/arosemena.cecilia/posts/10205536476477165

Published on 2014-12-08 15:24:05 GMT

We will be open for business Monday Tuesday and Wednesday. Hope to see you!!

Published on 2014-11-23 04:27:24 GMT

ThursDay lunch special! Curry chicken salad wrap with chips $7!!!!

Published on 2014-10-16 03:38:47 GMT

Last night the team rocked it!! The Pop event went very well and we learned some valuable lessons. This week three all day catering jobs and chefs table at the Sunday Rillito heritage farmers market!! It's getting serious up in here!!

Published on 2014-10-13 14:39:41 GMT

Great event tonight! The team came together and the family and their guests had a great evening.

Published on 2014-10-05 05:30:33 GMT

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