YWCA

Why we use BIPOC

April 6, 2022
In 2020, YWCA decided to replace the phrase "people of color" in our communications with the umbrella term BIPOC. As a term, BIPOC centers the specific discrimination experienced by Black and Indigenous people.

Announcing Our 2022 Community Events

March 23, 2022
We're excited to announce our upcoming 2022 events, including: the 11th Annual Stand Against Racism, Winning Within with Dominique Dawes, and the Bertha Pitts Campbell Equity Awards.

Fighting digital inequity for BIPOC communities

March 17, 2022
In our continued partnership with Comcast Washington, we’re excited to announce our plans for a new Lift Zone Lab: Digital Community Learning Space, which offers free WiFi access, at our YWCAs Somerset Village Apartments in Lynnwood, Washington.

Washington Women Creating Change Today

February 23, 2022
Meet the four honorees of our 2021 "Washington Women Who Dare" celebration, presented in partnership with Comcast Washington and TEDxSeattleWomen. Learn how they’re creating a brighter future for everyone in the region.

Nominate a 2022 Equity Champion

February 17, 2022
Held in June, the second annual Bertha Pitts Campbell Equity Awards is open for nominees in four categories: Community Champion, Rising Champion, Small Business Champion, and Large Business Champion.

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

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