Stand Against Racism… What is Racism?

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Finding My Identity

Friday, April 25, 2014

By Chloe Irizarry-Nelson Racial Justice Department Intern, YWCA Madison As a multiracial girl growing up in a diverse and largely low-income neighborhood on Long Island, I learned about the concept of race at a young age. I first learned a part of my identity when my mother and grandmother told me that I was Puerto… Continue Reading Finding My Identity

Supporting Our Communities on Earth Day and Every Day

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

By Katie Stanton Social Media & Online Engagement Manager, YWCA USA  Happy Earth Day! Today, people all over the world are raising awareness about our environment and ways that we can care for it. Here are just a few examples of how our associations are protecting our environment and serving communities across the U.S. 1. Ensuring All Voices are Represented… Continue Reading Supporting Our Communities on Earth Day and Every Day

Top Five on Friday: January 3

Friday, January 3, 2014

By Katie Stanton Social Media & Online Engagement Manager, YWCA USA Happy new year! We hope that your 2014 has gotten off to a great start. We know many of you are making resolutions, so we thought we’d put together some great articles and blog posts with advice and inspiration for women and their families this… Continue Reading Top Five on Friday: January 3