Teen Dating Violence Action Month

Categories: Advocacy, Community, Impact
February is Teen Dating Violence Action Month Last year, on January 28th, 2019, Mayor David Condon and the Spokane City Council gave a proclamation to end teen dating violence and recognized February as Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month. Nationally identified as Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month, February is host to an annual campaign aiming to generate …

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2020 MLK Jr. Unity Rally and Women+s March Reflection

Categories: Advocacy, Community, Events, Get Involved, Impact, Other
YWCA Spokane staff were grateful to be among the crowd of attendees, showing up and taking a stand for intersectional justice work in our community, at the 2020 Women+s March and the 2020 Martin Luther King Jr. Day Unity Rally. Eliminating racism and empowering women is central to our mission and work at YWCA. Our …

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Thank you to Washington State DSHS BFET Program for their Inspirational Gift!

Categories: Advocacy, Awards, Community, Donations, Get Involved, Impact
Thank you to Washington State DSHS BFET Program for your grant to benefit YWCA Spokane’s Women’s Opportunity Center Because of their amazing support, YWCA Spokane’s Women’s Opportunity Center will be able to provide more programs, classes, and availability for women experiencing domestic violence, homelessness, and/or unemployment. Washington State DSHS Basic Food Employment and Training Program …

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Thank You to the Airway Heights Lions Club for Your Impactful Gift!

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Thank you to the Airway Heights Lions Club for your grant to benefit YWCA Spokane’s Early Childhood Education and Assitance Program! Because of their amazing support, YWCA Spokane’s Early Childhood Education and Assistance Program (ECEAP) will continue to provide excellent education and health services to kiddos in Spokane. Their gift makes a major impact in …

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Thank You to the Washington State Department of Social and Health Services for Their Incredible Support!

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Thank you to DSHS for your grant to benefit YWCA Spokane’s Women to Work Program! Because of their amazing support, YWCA Spokane’s Women to Work program will continue to provide women with an Essentials Training Program for WorkFirst participants, including a family violence component. The Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS) has granted our services …

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