Sandy Williams

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We learned that yesterday, Sandy Williams, a prominent civil rights leader in Spokane passed away.  Spokesman Review article with more information. There are no words to convey the deep loss experienced throughout our community by Sandy’s passing. As we became aware of this terrible news, leadership and staff at our agency shared memories and stories …

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Staff Spotlight – Rachel Dannen

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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. We are sad to share …

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Transformations Camp 2022

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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 group came together from 9am-2pm …

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2022 Board of Directors

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We would like to take a moment to express our gratitude to our outstanding board of 21 women leaders in the Spokane community who give their time, talent, and support to help ensure this agency is able to continue to provide free and confidential services vital to over 15,000 women, men, children, and families each …

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