Volunteer Spotlight – Margaret Lang

Categories: Community, Get Involved, Success Stories
Margaret Lang, a YWCA Spokane Volunteer, is a bright, enthusiastic presence in the room, undoubtedly an asset to the volunteer staff here at the YWCA. Her punctuality and acclaim amongst the staff, as well as favor from clients proves what a valuable asset she is to the facility. Margaret Lang, eagerly pursues helping clients to …

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Retired Military Leader Visits YWCA’s Pre-K Program In Honor of Veterans Day

Categories: Community, Education and Training, Get Involved, Success Stories
Retired Military Leader Brian Newberry Visits YWCA’s Pre-K Program To Highlight the Importance of High-Quality Early Education And To Celebrate Veterans Day Retired U.S. Air Force Colonel Brian Newberry, former Wing Commander at Fairchild Air Force Base, and the state directors of the nonprofit Mission: Readiness came to visit the Downtown YWCA’s preschool program to highlight the importance of high-quality …

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Sneak Peek At This Year’s Honorees – Women of Achievement Awards Luncheon

Categories: Awards, Community, Events, Success Stories
The YWCA Spokane is looking forward to honoring these 7 amazing women for their many contributions to our community during the 34th annual Women of Achievement awards luncheon on Oct 7th. Enjoy this sneak peek of our honoree’s bios and learn who these women are and why we are coming together to honor and celebrate them …

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Connie Is Feeling Confident, Polished, and Ready for Employment Success

Categories: Community, Donations, Impact, Success Stories
We are celebrating Connie today, YWCA’s Women to Work program participant! Through a resource partnership with Super Cuts, Connie was able to receive a professional hair cut that has boosted her confidence and helped her feel prepared for the job search. “I just wanted to express my gratitude and thank you for your kindness into checking …

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Volunteer Spotlight – Yvonne Newman

Categories: Community, Get Involved, Success Stories
We would like to brag about one of our valued volunteers, Yvonne Newman, who has graciously donated her time and her resources to the YWCA Spokane. Yvonne works for the N. Division Costco and has represented her company as a guest speaker at two of our Job Club sessions. Job Club is a supportive networking group where …

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