Thank you Johnston-Fix Foundation!

Categories: Advocacy, Awards, Get Involved, Impact, Spokane Resources

Thank you, Johnston-Fix Foundation for your grant support of YWCA Spokane’s ECEAP and Safe Haven Programs! Due to the foundation’s support, YWCA Spokane will be able to continue and expand its Early Childhood Education and Assistance Program and Safe Haven drop-in childcare center. The programs are a crucial part of the YWCA’s service to more …

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Teen Dating Violence Action Month 2021

Categories: Advocacy, Community, Impact
Often referred to as Teen Dating Action (or Awareness) Month (TDVAM), February has been set aside to address teen dating violence. YWCA Spokane joins various organizations, like love is respect, and young people across the country to raise awareness of teen dating violence through action. Throughout the month of February, via our Facebook page, we …

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A Statement From YWCA Spokane

Categories: Advocacy, Community, Other
YWCA Spokane stands in solidarity with the condemnation of yesterday’s terroristic acts. This was an insurrection. It was a threat to the equality of every citizen of this nation. The violence and riots were intended to halt the constitutional duties of our elected officials, threatening the heart of our democracy. What happened yesterday is unacceptable. …

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Intimate Partner Violence vs. Domestic Violence

Categories: Advocacy, Community, Education and Training, Get Involved, Impact, Spokane Resources
Both legally and within YWCA Spokane’s operations, there is a difference between Intimate Partner Violence and Domestic Violence While they may appear to be the same thing, and certainly have much overlap, Domestic Violence and Intimate Partner Violence are two different terms with different meanings. Domestic Violence is violence that takes place within a household …

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Hope for the Holidays 2020

Categories: Advocacy, Community, Donations, Events, Get Involved, Impact
Join us for YWCA Spokane’s 5th Annual Hope for the Holidays Adopt-A-Family Wishlist Program In these difficult times, your contributions are so meaningful and will make this season a little brighter for those impacted by domestic violence, homelessness, and unemployment. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Hope for the Holidays looks a little different this year. …

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