Donate Hygiene Items & Create an Impact

Categories: Advocacy, Community, Donations, Fundraising, Get Involved, Spokane Resources

Make an impact this week by donating to YWCA Spokane! Our Sister’s Closet is in need of deodorant & toothcare supplies to help survivors live healthy, fresh lives as the weather heats up. Providing hygiene items to our agency makes a huge impact on the health of those we serve. Please consider donating as part …

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Remembering Alice Niemeier

Categories: Community, Impact
YWCA Spokane was saddened to learn of the passing of Alice Niemeier, a long-time, cherished friend. Alice accepted the Lifetime Achievement Award for the Ambassadors, a long-time group of supporters of the YWCA, at  our 31st Woman of Achievement Awards. Alice was committed to serving women and children through YWCA Spokane, spreading joy through her …

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YWCA Prevention Team Hosts Field Trip at Camp Reed

Categories: Advocacy, Community, Education and Training, Events, Get Involved, Impact, Spokane Resources
Last year, YWCA Spokane received a grant through the Hagan Foundation. This grant was to hold healthy relationship groups in local high schools. At Rogers High School, YWCA Spokane’s Prevention Team had the opportunity to meet with the Rogers leadership class. This class consists of 45 Sophomores, Juniors, and Seniors; these students act as mentors …

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YWCA Spokane Hosts Address Confidentiality Program Training

Categories: Advocacy, Community, Education and Training, Impact
On May 17, YWCA Spokane hosted an Address Confidentiality Program Training to teach our advocates about the program and how to become certified to help survivors be safe in their homes. What is Address Confidentiality Program? The Address Confidentiality Program (ACP) is part of a safety plan that gives survivors of Domestic Violence a P.O. …

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Thank you to the Charlotte Martin Foundation for their Gift to our Transformations Camp!

Categories: Awards, Community, Donations, Fundraising, Get Involved, Impact
Thank you to the Charlotte Martin Foundation for your grant to benefit YWCA Spokane’s Transformations Camp! Because of their amazing support, YWCA Spokane’s Transformations Camp will be able to provide young women, especially young women of color, in Spokane with a week of workshops on what to do when bullied, how to celebrate personal uniqueness, …

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