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.
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.
As Washington legislators vote on state budgets for the next year, we're focused on how they can invest in the most foundational solution to many of our issues today: building new affordable housing across Washington.
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.