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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

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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YWCA Applauds DACA Ruling by U.S. Supreme Court

Friday, June 19, 2020

YWCA applauds the Supreme Court’s decision finding the Trump administration’s rescission of the Deferred Action Childhood Arrival (DACA) was unlawful. This important decision helps ensure that immigrants brought to the United States as children can continue their lives with their families in the communities and country they know and honors our nation’s commitment to the… Continue Reading YWCA Applauds DACA Ruling by U.S. Supreme Court

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YWCA Applauds Supreme Court’s Landmark Ruling on LGBTQ Job Discrimination

Tuesday, June 16, 2020

YWCA is pleased that the Supreme Court of the United States has ruled that LGBTQ Americans are protected from job discrimination under existing law. We hope this decision will have a crippling impact on the recent U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) published rule which aims to roll back anti-discrimination protections – including… Continue Reading YWCA Applauds Supreme Court’s Landmark Ruling on LGBTQ Job Discrimination

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