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BABES Network is region's only peer-led group for HIV-positive women
June 6, 2019
New members come from careers in the arts, medicine, banking, education, and law
May 1, 2019
Annual YWCA Inspire Luncheon celebrates 125 years of serving Washington women and girls
April 22, 2019
Annual YWCA Inspire luncheon celebrates 125 years of serving Washington women and girls
March 27, 2019

IN THE NEWS

My Edmonds News
In 1894, YWCA’s founding sisters created a new kind of organization to support local women in need. For 125 years, YWCA Seattle | King | Snohomish has been proud to serve brilliant and strong women determined to succeed, no matter what stands in their way.
KUOW
YWCA's legal director of its Sexual Violence Legal Services Riddhi Mukhopadhyay weighs in on a recent bill that would change the state's definition of rape in the third degree. "It is much more responsive and realistic to what sexual assault looks like for many survivors."
The Herald
Poet Nikki Giovanni will be in Everett next week as keynote speaker for the YWCA’s Snohomish County Inspire Luncheon. Happy to speak at an event supporting women, she said, “we’re all sisters.”
MyNorthwest.com
While some say “Seattle is dying,” more than 40 members of the community, including business and nonprofit leaders, have signed an Open Letter to Our Community. The letter argues: “Real solutions come from a whole community: nonprofits, businesses, philanthropists, neighbors, those who’ve experienced homelessness — even media.”

BLOGS

July 9, 2019
YWCA Seattle | King | Snohomish leaders joined YWCAs from across the nation to fill the halls of Congress with persimmon during the 2019 YWCA National Conference. There, they promoted the policies, >>
July 3, 2019
Last month, we unveiled the completed redesign of the health wing in our Seneca building, including the BABES Network offices and meeting space. BABES Network is one of the nation’s only peer-led >>
June 26, 2019
YWCA is hosting an afternoon of art, music, food, and community at Powell Barnett Park on July 11, featuring appearances by Seattle Seahawks drum line, dancers, and “Legend” players.
June 20, 2019
The newest Volunteer Program Assistants at Family Village Issaquah are giving back to YWCA families as a family. The Ferro family values volunteering as a way to serve and build community. Ashleigh >>
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