Top Five on Friday: December 6

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Top Five on Friday: December 6

Friday, December 6, 2013

By Katie Stanton Social Media & Online Engagement Manager, YWCA USA This week, check out some of the latest and greatest updates from our local associations across the country! 1. YWCA Chicago joined FOX 23 News to talk about the needs of their rape crisis center during the holiday season. Rape crisis center reports increase… Continue Reading Top Five on Friday: December 6

Top Five on Friday – November 1

Friday, November 1, 2013

By Katie Stanton Social Media & Online Engagement Manager, YWCA USA This week, there were several great updates from YWCA local associations, who are working hard in their communities to empower women and put an end to racism. From New York to Seattle, association staff and volunteers worked on domestic violence awareness, provided shelter for… Continue Reading Top Five on Friday – November 1

YWCA of O’ahu Offers Hawai’i’s First Transitional Housing to Homeless Women Veterans

Friday, November 9, 2012

by Kimberly Miyazawa Frank Chief Executive Officer, YWCA of O‘ahu On a cold January night in 2011, roughly 68,000 veterans across the nation were spotted on the street without a roof over their heads. The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) says 144,842 veterans spent “at least one night in an emergency shelter or transitional housing program”… Continue Reading YWCA of O’ahu Offers Hawai’i’s First Transitional Housing to Homeless Women Veterans

The Price of Love

Wednesday, October 17, 2012

by Meesha Emmett Communications Manager, YWCA Central Alabama During the month of October, the YWCA Central Alabama is spreading hope, health and healing throughout the central Alabama community by recognizing Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Domestic violence crosses all economic, racial and social lines. It affects thousands of women and families each year. In fact, Alabama… Continue Reading The Price of Love