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PRESS RELEASES

April 16, 2020 in Everett and May 14, 2020 in Seattle
December 6, 2019
Referendum 88 would overturn the ban on outreach to historically marginalized communities for economic and educational opportunities.
October 18, 2019
BABES Network is region's only peer-led group for HIV-positive women
June 6, 2019

IN THE NEWS

Comcast Washington
Comcast celebrates a special night in Seattle with Natalie Morales at YWCA's Washington Women Who Dare event! Some of the most influential leaders in the region discussed the importance of gender equality and honoring local women who have made a positive impact on their local communities.
The Seattle Times
“Women of color have always been a major part of this historic neighborhood and the history of Seattle,” says Patricia Hayden, Chief Program Officer at YWCA, who worked in the heart of the Central District for more than 30 years.
West Seattle Blog
Emily Un, a high school senior in West Seattle, organized a coat and blanket drive with the hope to give back to people in need of keeping warm during these cold months ahead. “I believe many of us don’t realize how much we have in life and that we can give so much back to the people that need it so much more!” explains Emily.
Seattle Refined
Another year, another great list of keynote speakers! KOMO News is SO EXCITED to be a sponsor of YWCA's 2020 Inspire Luncheon who announced their keynote speakers last Friday, December 6, 2019, and the list did NOT disappoint!

BLOGS

February 5, 2020
Black History Month is a time to celebrate the accomplishments of Black leaders from our region and beyond, as well as engage in conversations about how to better support Black community members >>
January 29, 2020
With MLK Day behind us and Black History and Women's History Months ahead, we're pulling together a list of our favorite reads (and a couple of listens!) about issues of equity in our >>
January 23, 2020
Employing anti-racism principles in our day-to-day operations is an essential part of the work we do at YWCA. Through the Volunteer Services Department, we look at several factors in our volunteer >>
January 14, 2020
The 2020 Washington State Legislative session starts this week, with legislators convening to begin tackling the issues facing our state. YWCA will be working hard to pass strong policies to improve >>
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