YWCA USA Supports the DREAM LEAD Institute with Trinity University and the Hispanic Heritage Foundation

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YWCA USA Supports the DREAM LEAD Institute with Trinity University and the Hispanic Heritage Foundation

Thursday, December 20, 2018

December 19, 2018  For Immediate Release: YWCA USA 30, Young-Professional DACA Recipients from Across the Country Receive Intensive, Year-Round Leadership Training to Maximize Impact in Community and United States Washington, DC – YWCA USA will join Trinity University and the Hispanic Heritage Foundation (HHF) in supporting a new, year-round, intensive leadership institute exclusively for DACA recipients called… Continue Reading YWCA USA Supports the DREAM LEAD Institute with Trinity University and the Hispanic Heritage Foundation

Women elected in 2018 Midterm Elections

A historic election: Record wins for women, women of color

Sunday, November 11, 2018

November 7, 2018  Statement from YWCA USA on the outcome of the 2018 midterm elections Washington, D.C. — Last night was a historic election night, with record-breaking victories from women and people of color both on the ballot and in voter turnout. An unprecedented number of women ran in the 2018 midterm elections, many for the first… Continue Reading A historic election: Record wins for women, women of color

YWCA Boulder County Announces New Staff Additions

Sunday, November 11, 2018

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Ali Randall YWCA Boulder County Phone: (303) 718-3373 Email: ali@ywcaboulder.org YWCA Boulder County Announces New Staff Additions Four New Staff Members Add Years of Experience to Organization’s Childhood Education, Racial Justice, Fundraising and Marketing and Communications Areas  BOULDER, CO – November 8, 2018 – YWCA Boulder County today announced… Continue Reading YWCA Boulder County Announces New Staff Additions

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YWCA Statement on the Mass Shooting at Tree of Life Synagogue

Wednesday, October 31, 2018

October 29, 2018  The following is a joint statement from YWCA USA and YWCA Greater Pittsburgh Board of Directors and Senior Leadership: We continue to offer our sincerest condolences to the individuals, families, friends, neighbors, and loved ones affected by the tragedy in Pittsburgh this past weekend. We offer our full support to the Jewish… Continue Reading YWCA Statement on the Mass Shooting at Tree of Life Synagogue

YWCA USA Unveils Key Findings on Women’s Priorities During Critical GOTV Period

Sunday, October 21, 2018

October 1, 2018  Economic Concerns, Gender- and Race-Based Discrimination and Sexual Harassment, Healthcare, and Gun Violence Top the List October 1, 2018 Washington, D.C. — Today, YWCA USA launched its report, What Women Want 2018, a new national survey of American women commissioned by the organization to identify women’s public policy priorities. The survey is part of YWCA’s newly-launched civic engagement… Continue Reading YWCA USA Unveils Key Findings on Women’s Priorities During Critical GOTV Period