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YWCA Newsletter

YWCA: We Do the Work, is electronic newsletter featuring the latest information on our initiatives and the work that each of you do every day to drive real change.

Forward Together

Thursday, November 19, 2020

  On Saturday, I felt like I was finally able to breathe a sigh of relief. A breath that many of you were probably also able to take after four years of division, confusion, and hopelessness for the future. With a record-breaking number of ballots cast even before election day and the highest overall turnout of… Continue Reading Forward Together

Get Out The Vote!

Monday, October 26, 2020

As we commemorate the 100th anniversary year of women’s suffrage, we celebrate the courage and conviction of those who fought for equality. But in this moment of celebration, we must acknowledge that the 19th Amendment was not the end of our fight for equitable representation. Women of color were left out for decades following the… Continue Reading Get Out The Vote!

On the Front Lines for Communities We Serve

Thursday, April 16, 2020

During these trying times, we stand strong to provide relief and response to the growing needs of communities across our nation. As an organization focused on supporting women, children, and families, YWCA honors its mission of eliminating racism and empowering women, and providing social justice for all. Now more than ever, YWCAs are providing critical services to… Continue Reading On the Front Lines for Communities We Serve

We Do the Work of JUSTICE

Wednesday, February 19, 2020

This February, as we recognize Black History Month, we celebrate and reflect upon a rich history of African American culture, innovation, and revolution. Since our founding, YWCA has been at the forefront of the issues that disproportionately affect girls, women, and people of color from voting rights to healthcare to affordable housing. We work to… Continue Reading We Do the Work of JUSTICE