Month: August 2022

RSJ Spotlight: Jaime Stacy & SWAG

Aug 30, 2022 Comments Off on RSJ Spotlight: Jaime Stacy & SWAG

Racial & Social Justice Partner Spotlight Series Each month we will be spotlighting an organization or individual in our community who is putting in the work to create real and lasting change for a more equitable Spokane. Our Racial & Social Justice Partner Spotlight this August is Jaime Stacy and…

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Staff Spotlight – Rachel Dannen

Aug 26, 2022 Comments Off on Staff Spotlight – Rachel Dannen

We would like to take this opportunity to spotlight Rachel & wish her well! In December of 2020, we welcomed Rachel Dannen to our team as our new Racial & Social Justice Intern, a position created to help further the work of our agency’s Racial & Social Justice (RSJ) Committee.…

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Transformations Camp 2022

Aug 25, 2022 Comments Off on Transformations Camp 2022

Last week was a powerful week at YWCA Spokane! In partnership with SWAG (Strong Women Achieving Greatness) we held an empowerment camp called Transformations Camp. This week long camp, facilitated by Jaime Stacey, centered the experience of 11-16 year old’s who identify as young women of color. Each day the…

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Legal Advocacy Services Guide

Aug 25, 2022 Comments Off on Legal Advocacy Services Guide

Legal terms can be tricky. Understanding the difference between a protection order and a restraining order doesn’t come up often in day-to-day life, unless your favorite crime show mentions it; however, in cases of domestic violence, these terms and rules can be crucial for a survivor’s safety. We often receive…

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Domestic Violence Protection Orders: Frequently Asked Questions

Aug 25, 2022 Comments Off on Domestic Violence Protection Orders: Frequently Asked Questions

Domestic Violence Protection Orders: Frequently Asked Questions If you are applying for or considering a protection order, our team of legal advocates has put together a list of frequently asked questions for you to review. If you choose to review the answers, they can help you prepare for an appointment…

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An Evening in Tuscany 2022 Event Recap

Aug 1, 2022 Comments Off on An Evening in Tuscany 2022 Event Recap

It Was A Great SuccessÊBecause Of Friends Like YOU! Together we raised $110,259 at An Evening In Tuscany 2022! We are so grateful to everyone who helped YWCA Spokane reach its goal for this year’s Tuscan-themed fundraiser. With the incredible help of many friends and supporters, you came together to…

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