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YWCA Boulder County in the News

KDVR/FOX-31: Interview with Debbie

November 28, 2018

Debbie’s Letter to the Editor: Daily Camera

October 25, 2018

Daily Camera Entertainment

October 22, 2018

The Know

October 22, 2018

Do303

October 22, 2018

Denver Post’s “Mile High Mamas”

September 27, 2018

All Things Boulder

September 27, 2018

Daily Camera

September 26, 2018

Colorado Daily

September 26, 2018

Broadway World

September 10, 2018

In Good Taste Denver

September 2, 2018

My Social Good News

August 29, 2018

Fox News – Denver: interview with Debbie

August 24, 2018

MSN News

August 24, 2018

Daily Camera interview with Debbie

August 10, 2018

Debbie’s Letter to the Editor of the Daily Camera

August 10, 2018

Color Magazine

July 31, 2018

My Social Good News

July 30, 2018

Colorado Parent Magazine

July 2018

YWCA Boulder County Press Releases

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

YWCA Boulder County Announces Expansion of Board of Directors

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                                                                 Media Contact: Ali Randall / Phone: (303) 718-3373 / Email: ali@ywcaboulder.org Seven New Board Members are Leaders in the Community and Represent a Cross-section of Diversity, Experience and Talent… Continue Reading YWCA Boulder County Announces Expansion of Board of Directors

YWCA Boulder County Announces Dash and Bash 2018 Fundraising Event

Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Annual 5K and 10K Walk/Run to Raise Funds for YWCA’s Mission to Empower Women and Eliminate Racism BOULDER, CO – July 31, 2018 – YWCA Boulder County has announced the inaugural Dash and Bash, a 5-kilometer and 10-kilometer walk/run and 1-mile dash fundraising event, which will take place on September 30, 2018 at the Boulder… Continue Reading YWCA Boulder County Announces Dash and Bash 2018 Fundraising Event

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YWCA Boulder County CEO to Attend 2018 United States of Women Summit

Tuesday, May 1, 2018

Debbie Pope, the CEO of YWCA Boulder County, a nonprofit dedicated to empowering women and ending racism, will be attending the upcoming United States of Women Summit. The Summit takes place on May 5th and 6th in Los Angeles and includes prestigious speakers such as Tarana Burke, Michelle Obama and Jane Fonda. The Summit provides… Continue Reading YWCA Boulder County CEO to Attend 2018 United States of Women Summit

YWCA USA News

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

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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

YWCA USA Receives $500K Grant from The Coca-Cola Foundation to Support Women’s Entrepreneurship

Saturday, October 20, 2018

October 9, 2018  Washington, DC, October 9, 2018 – The Coco-Cola Foundation, the philanthropic arm of The Coca-Cola Company, is awarding a $500,000 grant to YWCA USA to help women overcome barriers to starting, growing, and sustaining businesses while providing women with educational tools that will increase the knowledge and confidence of women entrepreneurs. As part… Continue Reading YWCA USA Receives $500K Grant from The Coca-Cola Foundation to Support Women’s Entrepreneurship

YWCA USA urges the immediate reauthorization of VAWA

Saturday, October 20, 2018

July 26, 2018  Washington, D.C. (July 26, 2018) — Today, Representative Sheila Jackson Lee (D-TX) introduced the Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act (VAWA) (H.R. 6545). This legislation includes key enhancements to VAWA to help ensure critical protections and access to resources for all survivors. The 2018 VAWA reauthorization bill makes modest improvements, including increasing funding for rape… Continue Reading YWCA USA urges the immediate reauthorization of VAWA

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