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YWCA USA Receives $5M Grant from Google.org to Empower Women and Underserved Americans

Monday, July 13, 2020

For Immediate Release: Yolanda Raine Senior Director, Marketing and Communications yraine@ywca.org 202-524-5331 Washington, D.C., July 13, 2020 – Google.org has awarded $5 million dollars to YWCA USA, as part of the organization’s larger $10 million-dollar commitment to help nonprofits improve their job training programs and to increase access to digital skills for women  and underserved… Continue Reading YWCA USA Receives $5M Grant from Google.org to Empower Women and Underserved Americans

Nikki Pitre

The Power of Influence: The Native American Women Narrative During a Health Crisis with Nikki Pitre

Thursday, July 9, 2020

Episode #47 Subscribe to the Organize Your Butterflies Podcast: APPLE PODCASTS  |  GOOGLE PLAY  |  STITCHER  |  SPOTIFY | TUNEIN | RSS Host: Alejandra Y. Castillo, CEO of YWCA USA Guest: Nikki Pitre This episode of Organize Your Butterflies features a dynamic conversation between Nikki Pitre, acting Executive Director, Center for Native American Youth at the Aspen Institute, and Alejandra Y. Castillo, CEO,… Continue Reading The Power of Influence: The Native American Women Narrative During a Health Crisis with Nikki Pitre

Centering Black Transwomxn in the Racial Justice Movement with Elle Hearns

Thursday, July 2, 2020

Episode #46 Subscribe to the Organize Your Butterflies Podcast: APPLE PODCASTS  |  GOOGLE PLAY  |  STITCHER  |  SPOTIFY | TUNEIN | RSS Host: Alejandra Y. Castillo, CEO of YWCA USA and Saida Agostini, Director of Growth and Expansion, YWCA Guest: Elle Hearns, Founder, Marsha P. Johnson Institute This episode of Organize Your Butterflies features a moving conversation between Elle Hearns, the Founder of… Continue Reading Centering Black Transwomxn in the Racial Justice Movement with Elle Hearns

Peggy Nagae

Women Run the Show with Peggy Nagae

Thursday, June 25, 2020

Episode #45 Subscribe to the Organize Your Butterflies Podcast: APPLE PODCASTS  |  GOOGLE PLAY  |  STITCHER  |  SPOTIFY | TUNEIN | RSS Host: Alejandra Y. Castillo, CEO of YWCA USA Guest: Peggy Nagae, Senior Consultant at White Men as Full Diversity Partners and the co-chair of the Diversity Task Force for the National Asian Pacific American Bar Association This episode of Organize Your… Continue Reading Women Run the Show with Peggy Nagae

YWCA USA Announces Four New Appointments to its Board of Directors  

Monday, June 22, 2020

YWCA USA Announces Four New Appointments to its Board of Directors Washington, D.C. (June 22, 2020) – YWCA USA is pleased to announce the appointment of four new member to its national Board of Directors. The newly elected Board members are as follows: Maria Chavez Wilcox (CEO, YWCA Seattle|King|Snohomish); Gayle Fuguitt (CEO and President, The… Continue Reading YWCA USA Announces Four New Appointments to its Board of Directors  

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