Stand Against Racism 2017

Categories: Advocacy, Community, Education and Training, Events, Get Involved, Impact, Other
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Stand Against Racism is a Signature Campaign of YWCA USA. YWCA is on a mission to eliminate racism, empower women, stand up for social justice, help families, and strengthen communities. Over 250,000 people across the country take a Stand Against Racism each year. Learn more about YWCA USA’s nationwide 2017 Stand Against Racism efforts. STAND …

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Retired Military Leader Visits YWCA’s Pre-K Program In Honor of Veterans Day

Categories: Community, Education and Training, Get Involved, Success Stories
Colonel Newberry reads to YWCA pre-schoolers and celebrates Veterans Day
Retired Military Leader Brian Newberry Visits YWCA’s Pre-K Program To Highlight the Importance of High-Quality Early Education And To Celebrate Veterans Day Retired U.S. Air Force Colonel Brian Newberry, former Wing Commander at Fairchild Air Force Base, and the state directors of the nonprofit Mission: Readiness came to visit the Downtown YWCA’s preschool program to highlight the importance of high-quality …

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Coming Back Together – 2016 ECEAP Team Meeting

Categories: Education and Training, Other
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This year the YWCA Spokane’s Early Childhood Education and Assistance Program (ECEAP) staff gathered together for a team meeting as the summer came to a close to prepare for a new year of pre-school education for the 3 and 4 year old children that we serve from Spokane and the surrounding communities. The ECEAP team had a wonderful …

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How Can Your Faith Community Respond to Violence in Our Community?

Categories: Community, Education and Training, Get Involved, Spokane Resources
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Faith Partners is a collaborative effort from the YWCA Spokane, Women’s Healing and Empowerment Network, Create Your Statement, and Abuse Recovery Ministry and Services. The goal is to provide education, resources and support for faith communities so they can facilitate advocacy, sanctuary and healing for people affected by domestic violence. The Faith Partners are facilitating a free workshop …

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Speak Up – Preventing Domestic Violence

Categories: Education and Training
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Use these examples to talk with your friend when you think they may be using controlling behaviors with their partner. Talking about controlling behaviors and intimate partner violence can be difficult, especially with friends. But did you know that this is one of the biggest ways you can make a difference in your own community …

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