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Found 925 of over 1K reviews
3.4
60% Recommend to a Friend
62% Approve of CEO

Found 924 of over 1K reviews

3.4
60%
Recommend to a Friend
62%
Approve of CEO
YWCA CEO  Dr. Dara Richardson-Heron, M.D (no image)
Dr. Dara Richardson-Heron, M.D
166 Ratings

Top Review Highlights by Sentiment

Pros
  • "Lots of flexibility and good benefits(in 39 reviews)
  • "Great people to work with(in 38 reviews)
  • "Staff is great and lots of ways to get involved in the community.(in 37 reviews)
  • "Some great coworkers!(in 23 reviews)
  • "Good Work Environment And Simple Work Flow(in 15 reviews)
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  1. 5.0
    Former Employee

    Nice environment

    Nov 9, 2022 - Receptionist 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    kind coworkers, easy job, discounted membership

    Cons

    lots of karens, small parking lot at my location

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  2. 3.0
    Current Employee

    They're OK, could use a little more knowledge around race and inclusion.

    Nov 30, 2022 - Youth Development Professional 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Protection of women/female identified in crisis.

    Cons

    Pay, lack of inclusion, lack of transparency between the administrative group and staff. This also happens at the team level also.

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  4. 5.0
    Current Employee

    Great

    Nov 8, 2022 - Director of Facility Operations 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Everything is wonderful. people, atmosphere, etc.

    Cons

    Government shutdowns. Executive and CD orders have stifling effects on this industry

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  5. 4.0
    Current Employee, more than 1 year

    Great Mission

    Nov 6, 2022 - Client Advocate 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Executive Director is awesome. Great leader and very mission driven.

    Cons

    Salary needs to be increased to align with current trends.

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  6. 4.0
    Current Employee

    Great mission. Experience will vary based on location.

    Nov 4, 2022 - Marketing Director in Bloomington, IL
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Making a difference in the community every day.

    Cons

    General challenges facing any nonprofit.

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  7. 3.0
    Former Employee

    Good entry level

    Nov 11, 2022 - Program Coordinator 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    People that you serve Free snacks and drinks

    Cons

    The salary is low for position

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  8. 5.0
    Current Employee, less than 1 year

    Friendly Coworkers

    Oct 20, 2022 - Database Administrator in Glendale, CA
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Everyone is very nice and laid back. Not much stress and light workload.

    Cons

    Minimal opportunities for growth since it is a nonprofit

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  9. 3.0
    Former Employee

    Nice place to help the community

    Nov 3, 2022 - Outreach Coordinator in Saint Joseph, MO
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Nice to assit people in need.

    Cons

    pay, after hour calls, and no growth

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  10. 4.0
    Former Employee

    Not the best

    Oct 19, 2022 - Maintenance Supervisor 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Company vehicle. Good benefits. Ok people. Diverse people.

    Cons

    Not enough pay for work given. No overtime. Poor Administration.

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  11. 1.0
    Current Employee, less than 1 year

    Don’t work here

    Nov 22, 2022 - Wherever They Tell Me to Be! 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    They at least have some system

    Cons

    Higher ups have power and they know it. Pay sucks. Can’t follow their own policies.

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YWCA has an overall rating of 3.4 out of 5, based on over 1,031 reviews left anonymously by employees. 60% of employees would recommend working at YWCA to a friend and 50% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has decreased by -3% over the last 12 months.

According to anonymously submitted Glassdoor reviews, YWCA employees rate their compensation and benefits as 2.9 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at YWCA. This rating has improved by 6% over the last 12 months.

60% of YWCA employees would recommend working there to a friend based on Glassdoor reviews. Employees also rated YWCA 3.4 out of 5 for work life balance, 3.4 for culture and values and 3.1 for career opportunities.

According to reviews on Glassdoor, employees commonly mention the pros of working at YWCA to be workplace, benefits, coworkers and the cons to be career development, senior leadership, management.

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