National YWCA Week Without Violence

National YWCA Week Without Violence

For more than 20 years, YWCA has set aside one week in October to hold events, share information and stories, advocate, and more with a common goal in mind: together, we can end gender-based violence.
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Join YWCA USA and YWCAs across the country for 2021's Week Without Violence. Themed "Beyond Resilience: From Surviving to Thriving," this year's event features a social media day of action, a Capitol Hill call-in, a panel discussion, and more.

Visit YWCA USA's website to learn how you can get involved to help end gender-based violence in our community.

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GenRising Virtual Fun & Games

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Join YWCA’s GenRising for a Virtual Fun & Games Fundraiser to support the YWCA of Seattle | King | Snohomish! You’ll have an opportunity to support your local community, collect local treasures, connect with fellow GenRisers, and raise funds for YWCA.

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Putting Domestic Violence Survivors FIRST

October 21, 2021 Blog Post
As part of YWCA's Week Without Violence, we're highlighting our program Survivors FIRST (Facilitating Interventions & Resources for Survivors of Trauma), a partnership between YWCA and the King County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office (KCPAO) that identifies justice-involved survivors of gender-based violence and connects them to culturally specific services at YWCA.

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May 26, 2021 Blog Post
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Fri, 09/17/2021 - 14:09
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