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PRESS RELEASES

Awards presented at Shades of Leadership on November 15
November 2, 2017
2017 Stella Award will be presented to HIV survivor and founder of 30/30 Project on October 26
September 26, 2017
The former Managing Director of Sightline Institute brings years of experience to local nonprofit
September 26, 2017
YWCAs nationally selected as nonprofit partners by give-back brand, Treasure&Bond
July 13, 2017

IN THE NEWS

Seattle Times
Read how YWCA's BankWork$ program successfully helps community members in need, like Esperanza: “By having a career in the banking industry, you can get promoted and grow. My goal is to be a branch manager in five years."
My Edmonds News
YWCA thanks our community for going above and beyond with their generosity in the 2017 holiday season. “I have never experienced anything like this before. It was the greatest gift anyone could have given me and my son. I am so full of gratitude!” said Heather O., YWCA client.
News of Mill Creek
Every year, clients at YWCA's Pathways for Women shelter receive crockpots and food donated by the Mill Creek Women's Club. For families who come to the shelter with few belongings, this makes a big difference.
My Edmonds News
Thanks to the creative costuming of Edmonds Police Sgt. Shane Hawley, winner of an annual ugly Christmas sweater contest, YWCA's Pathways for Women received a check for $200 from My Edmonds News.

BLOGS

February 9, 2018
Maria Chavez Wilcox, CEO of YWCA Seattle | King | Snohomish, joined YWCAs from across the country in Washington D.C. to advocate on behalf of women, girls, and families.
February 8, 2018
February is Black History Month! This year's theme, "African Americans in Times of War," honors the brave men and women who served their country.
January 8, 2018
See what YWCA will be advocating for in the 2018 Washington State Legislature
December 13, 2017
It’s the moment you’ve been waiting for. Well, we certainly have. We are thrilled to reveal our new and refreshed website!