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ALL IN FOR WASHINGTON WOMEN

YWCA has been “all in” for women since 1894, and we’re all in for the next 125 years.
YWCA is on a Mission

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Events

Cocktails on a Mission 2019

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6:00 pm
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End Date
8:00 pm
Bellevue Arts Museum
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Cocktails on a Mission
Attend Cocktails On A Mission and join a group of community members dedicated to raising the bar for women and girls on the Eastside.

GenRising Reloaded

Start Date
7:00 pm
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End Date
10:00 pm
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GenRising Reloaded: Save This Date - Nov 14, 2019
If you are a professional ages 21-45 and looking for an opportunity to connect your time and talent with a cause, we invite you to join us for hosted drinks, food catered by Ethan Stowell Restaurants, and a relaunch party to remember!

News

October 18, 2019 Press Release
Referendum 88 would overturn the ban on outreach to historically marginalized communities for economic and educational opportunities.

How to Support Domestic Violence Survivors

October 18, 2019 Blog Post
It’s National Domestic Violence Awareness Month and YWCA is taking a stand. The domestic violence (DV) program at YWCA works to support survivors that have experienced gender-based violence to overcome their trauma and barriers and to empower them to take back their self-autonomy. We would like to invite our community to spread awareness of gender-based violence and support survivors with YWCA.

The history of YWCA's Seattle headquarters

October 15, 2019 Blog Post
YWCA has a long history of serving the women and girls of our region, and nowhere else is the history more felt than at our Seneca building, YWCA’s Seattle headquarters since 1914. Read on to learn more, as well as how you can help preserve YWCA for future generations.

YWCA Is "All In" for Inclusive Leadership

September 26, 2019 Blog Post
All year, YWCA has been busy bringing community events to all parts of our region. Read on to find out how we’ve been all in for Washington women this past month, including events focused on clearing a path to leadership roles as well as reflecting on the trailblazers who have led the way.

Europe Is Narrowing the Gender Opportunity Gap, We Can Too

September 17, 2019 Blog Post
Last month, we wrote about what the opportunity gap is, and how it impacts the potential for women, particularly Black women, to gain leadership positions in business and government. This week we’re looking at how other nations around the world have successfully narrowed the gap between men and women in representation on company boards or in major political parties.