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Are we Ramadan yet?

June 13, 2018
Ramadan is the month when Muslims around the world fast from sunrise to sunset to commemorate one of the five pillars of Islam. This week's blog will explain what the month entails, its origins and address common questions those who observe the fast are often asked.

Amnesty International Day

June 6, 2018
May 28 marked Amnesty International Day, serving as a reminder to us all to uphold and recognize the value of human rights. This week's blog highlights the origins of Amnesty, the importance of their work, and how it aligns with YWCA's mission.

Remembering Princess Angeline

May 30, 2018
To commemorate the anniversary of Princess Angeline's death, this week's blog shines a light on one of the city's pioneers and icons. The daughter of Chief Seattle, she lived a simple life in a homeland that was taken away, refusing to leave her city, she became well-known worldwide.

A closer look at volunteering: Angeline's Day Center for Women

May 24, 2018
Angeline’s Day Center for Women is a homeless services facility serving over 200 women every day. Located in downtown Seattle, Angeline’s provides a variety of services including breakfast and lunch service; access to bathrooms, showers, and laundry; group activities and workshops, and overnight shelter. Learn more about how you can engage with our clients as a volunteer.

Intersectionality of Mental Health and Race

May 9, 2018
This week's blog serves as a deeper dive into the relationship between mental health and race. Last week we gave a wrap up of our 8th Annual Stand Against Racism event where we spoke about the link between mental health, race, and social justice.

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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