YWCA

How to Adopt-A-Family for the holidays

November 7, 2019
It’s the time of year again when we bust out our winter coats and enjoy the holiday spirit. YWCA would like to invite our community to be a part of Adopt-A-Family, our annual holiday gift drive. Check out these simple steps on how to sponsor a YWCA family this season.

Donor Spotlight: Finding community at GenRising

November 6, 2019
Meet one of our incredible GenRisers, YWCA’s networking group for young professionals. Through GenRising, supporters are able to mobilize action around causes their passionate about, lend their talent to supporting marginalized communities, and learn more about being an ally in their community’s race and social justice work.

How to Support Domestic Violence Survivors

October 18, 2019
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
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
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.

Inclusive Leadership at YWCA

September 12, 2019
Our agency’s goal is to center African American and black women and families and create real change in the community. We can do this by empowering those who are the farthest from opportunity. YWCA’s Human Resources Manager and I talk about what inclusive leadership is and why it is important to YWCA’s mission.

We share the stories of our clients, programs, and staff, as well as news about the agency and what’s happening in our King and Snohomish community.

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