Ways to Give

Letters From Survivors

May 8, 2024 Comments Off on Letters From Survivors

I hate the question, “Why doesn’t she just leave?” I have learned that we can’t affix a level of hardship to someone else’s journey. Every journey through and out of domestic violence is extremely hard. Some people do not survive. Some are left with lasting scars, physically and emotionally. Families…

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2023 Visionary Leaders

Jan 2, 2024 Comments Off on 2023 Visionary Leaders

Celebrating all of YWCA Spokane’s 2023 Visionary Leaders. A generous and caring community of donors who transformed lives by giving significant gifts of $1,000 or more.

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A Holiday Message From Paetin and YWCA Spokane

Nov 15, 2023 Comments Off on A Holiday Message From Paetin and YWCA Spokane

Below is a special holiday message from Paetin, an adorable 8-year-old Spokane resident and friend to YWCA Spokane. Each year YWCA Spokane’s Hope for the Holiday wishlist program supports those impacted by domestic violence, homelessness, and unemployment. Please consider adopting a family’s wishlist and make the holidays shine a little brighter.…

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Hope For The Holidays 2023

Nov 1, 2023 Comments Off on Hope For The Holidays 2023

Join us for YWCA’s 8th Annual Hope for the Holidays Adopt-A-Family Wish list Program The holiday season is a time for celebration, love, and giving. Unfortunately, not everyone has the means to experience the joy that comes with it. Your generous contribution to Hope for the Holidays will directly impact…

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Get Tax Smart this Giving Season by Donating Stock

Oct 6, 2023 Comments Off on Get Tax Smart this Giving Season by Donating Stock

Fall is here, which means the end of the 2023 tax year is right around the corner. As you plan for the remainder of your year, remember that gifting stock is an excellent way to support YWCA Spokane’s services while benefiting you on your taxes. Tax-Savvy Ways to Give with…

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An Evening in Tuscany 2023 Event Recap

Aug 4, 2023 Comments Off on An Evening in Tuscany 2023 Event Recap

A record-breaking event Because Of Friends Like YOU! Together we raised a net of over $160,000 at An Evening In Tuscany 2023 After a night of laughter and music, we are left filled with gratitude and awe for the support that was shown at An Evening in Tuscany 2023. The…

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2022 Visionary Leaders

Mar 10, 2023 Comments Off on 2022 Visionary Leaders

2022 Visionary Leaders To ensure YWCA Spokane meets the dynamic needs of families who walk through our doors experiencing domestic violence, homelessness and unemployment, each Visionary Leader has joined the impact circle level that is the most meaningful to them and aligns with their annual giving capacity. We are eternally…

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Mission Moment – Our Sister’s Closet

Jan 9, 2023 Comments Off on Mission Moment – Our Sister’s Closet

Purpose Our Sister’s Closet (OSC) is YWCA Spokane’s free boutique of women’s clothing that is available to anyone in the community who expresses a need. All of the clothing and necessities are generously donated to YWCA by the community. Impact For some of our clients, shopping the closet is the…

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November 2022 Coat Drive

Nov 4, 2022 Comments Off on November 2022 Coat Drive

Our Sister’s Closet (OSC) Is Seeking Winter Coats This November YWCA Spokane is having a Coat Drive this November to meet the needs of women in our community. Bring your new or gently used coats of all sizes to 930 N Monroe St, Spokane, weekdays from 10AM-3PM during the month…

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Hope For The Holidays 2022

Nov 1, 2022 Comments Off on Hope For The Holidays 2022

Join us for YWCA’s 7th 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 service by YWCA Spokane who are impacted by domestic violence, homelessness, and unemployment. To accommodate the different needs…

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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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Hope For The Holidays 2021 – Recap and Photos

Dec 28, 2021 Comments Off on Hope For The Holidays 2021 – Recap and Photos

Thank You!! Hope for the Holidays 2021 was another success thanks to the generosity by all of the amazing individuals and organizations that contributed towards this year’s adopt-a-family holiday wishlist program. As we continue to navigate this pandemic, we are incredibly thankful for the support we received this season. All…

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Safe Shelter at Capacity

Nov 24, 2021 Comments Off on Safe Shelter at Capacity

YWCA Spokane’s Emergency Safe Shelter Has Been at Capacity Nearly All of 2021 Rather than turn survivors away when the shelter is full, YWCA advocates rely on hotel availability to fulfill our commitment to finding safe locations where survivors can escape dangerous abuse situations. This is an expensive and imperfect…

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Hope For The Holidays 2021

Nov 11, 2021 Comments Off on Hope For The Holidays 2021

NOTE: All Families Have Been Adopted! Thank you so much for your support! Join us for YWCA’s 6th 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 service by YWCA Spokane who…

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We Made an Impact: DVAM 2021

Nov 5, 2021 Comments Off on We Made an Impact: DVAM 2021

Your support during Domestic Violence Action Month helped us raise $34,890 towards our $50,000 goal! Although we didn’t quite reach our goal, we’re confident that with the help of the incredible Spokane community we’ll be able to close our 2021 funding gap before the end of this year, and you…

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November 2021 Coat Drive

Nov 2, 2021 Comments Off on November 2021 Coat Drive

Our Sister’s Closet (OSC) Is Seeking Winter Coats This November YWCA Spokane is having a Coat Drive this November to meet the needs of women in our community. Bring your new or gently used coats of all sizes to 930 N Monroe weekdays from 10AM-3PM during the month of November.…

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Last Chance To Support Survivors During DVAM!

Oct 29, 2021 Comments Off on Last Chance To Support Survivors During DVAM!

October is Domestic Violence Action Month (DVAM) & YWCA Spokane Looks To Raise $50,000 by October 31st! Throughout the last several weeks, we have offered the Spokane community many ways to spread awareness and step into action during DVAM. In addition, we are looking to raise $50,000 in critical funds…

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July 2021: Bra Drive

Jul 13, 2021 Comments Off on July 2021: Bra Drive

This July and August, YWCA Spokane is asking the Spokane community to empower women with donations of new bras to Our Sister’s Closet. Empowerment and wellbeing are at the core of Our Sister’s Closet services and offering brand new undergarments to individuals experiencing homelessness, family violence or other challenging life…

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How Monthly Donations Advance Our Mission

Jul 1, 2021 Comments Off on How Monthly Donations Advance Our Mission

Monthly donors to YWCA Spokane change lives in our community. Supporters of our work made it possible to help more than 16,500 people in 2020 and we couldn’t be more grateful. I have a reason to smile when I wake up. I am lucky to be alive. Your team listened…

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2021 Visionary Leaders

May 13, 2021 Comments Off on 2021 Visionary Leaders

2021 Visionary Leaders To ensure YWCA Spokane meets the dynamic needs of families who walk through our doors experiencing domestic violence, homelessness and unemployment, each Visionary Leader has joined the impact circle level that is the most meaningful to them and aligns with their annual giving capacity. We are eternally…

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