Jul
16
Thu
An Evening In Tuscany 2020 @ Virtual Engagement Opportunities!
Jul 16 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Please join us for An Evening in Tuscany – This Year Held As A Virtual Campaign

Raising critical funds supporting 17,000+ women, children, & families served each year by YWCA Spokane. 

This year, YWCA Spokane’s annual Tuscan-themed summer benefit will be held as a virtual campaign, now through the end of July, due to public health concerns. Although we are saddened to not meet with you all in person, we are excited to bring you many ways to engage and support YWCA Spokane’s critical programs and services.

View The Silent Auction

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Don, with Hamilton Studio, invites you to enjoy the “virtual event of the season”, An Evening In Tuscany 2020! and Ellie, with Beacon Hill Catering, shares about the amazing meal in store for those who donate $200 or more by July 13th. and MultiCare, Mission Partner & Co-Sponsor with Numerica, ask you to join us in support of women, children, & families.


Please Help YWCA Spokane Raise $92,000!

Below you will find wonderful ways to make an incredible difference in the lives of those we serve through our Tuscan-themed fundraising campaign. Take a look! (If you have questions about engaging in the campaign, please visit our Q&A page. Thank you!)

DONATE below or RSVP here to join us on July 16th from 6-7pm for a beautiful Tuscan-themed virtual celebration. Before July 13th, with a donation of $200 or more you will receive a Tuscan dinner for 4, by Beacon Hill, to enjoy on July 16th. Starting NOW, enjoy bidding on our fantastic silent auction items focused on local arts and entertainment. Take a look!
Peruse the amazing live auction items that will be available during our event July 16th. Available to view soon! During the event July 16th, we will provide registered viewers with a chance to partake in a live virtual paddle raise! To register, DONATE below or RSVP here. Now through July 31st, consider donating today towards this campaign and help YWCA Spokane raise critical fund for those we serve.

 


Donate Today & Secure Your Dinner

Make a donation below & you will automatically be registered to join our virtual celebration event on July 16th, which will be facilitated through our new Event.Gives tool. With a donation of $200 or more, you will receive a delicious Italian inspired dinner for four created by Beacon Hill Catering. The meal will include a fresh artisan salad, rustic herb focaccia with dipping sauce, grilled rosemary chicken, Parmesan polenta, and a special dessert.  We are unable to provide custom vegetarian meals for this event.  Please direct any questions to Dana Morris Lee at 509-742-0111 or email danam@ywcaspokane.org. Thank you!


Your Impact

  • $1000 Helps With Childhood Education: Your gift could provide one 3-4-year-old child and their family access to a full year of YWCA Spokane’s early childhood education and assistance program.
  • $500 Helps With Victim Services: Your gift could provide one victim of intimate partner violence with wrap-around support including safety planning, counseling, necessities, protection orders, group support, and emergency services.
  • $200 Helps Provide Opportunity For Women: Your gift could provide one woman access to our Women’s Opportunity Center including resources to help her heal from trauma, build skills, address barriers to employment, and develop economic empowerment for a better future.
  • $100 Helps Provide Shelter Meals: Your gift could provide food for one victim of domestic violence for a full week while staying at our safe shelter, so survivors can focus on healing from the trauma experienced.

Take a look at YWCA’s impact in our 2019 Annual Report, because of friends like you!


Print & Share Flyer


Questions?

Take a look at our list of Q&A’s to help address any questions you may have now or the night of our virtual event on July 16th.

To participate in our live, virtual event on July 16th, participants will need to log into our Event.Gives site. If you have already bid on a silent auction item, you will have already created a login. If this will be your first time engaging with the site, you will need to click “LOGIN/REGISTER” at the top right corner of the page to get started. Please visit our Q&A page for details about accessing the live event and answers to other questions about engagement with YWCA’s Tuscan-themed fundraiser.

You are also welcome to email questions@ywcaspokane.org for assistance. Thank you!

Q & A About Tuscany


Memories From Past Years At An Evening In Tuscany

Together, we have created so many wonderful memories at An Evening In Tuscany in years past. We cherish these times together! Take a look through special moments created while supporting our work and mission at YWCA Spokane. We look forward to gathering safely with you again in the future. <3

An Evening In Tuscany 2019 Pictures
An Evening In Tuscany 2018 Pictures
An Evening In Tuscany 2017 Pictures

 

Learn more about “An Evening In Tuscany”


Sponsorship Opportunities

We can not do this work without our sponsors!  If you or your organization are interested in becoming a sponsor in support of this year’s An Evening In Tuscany event or would like to learn more, please contact Dana Morris Lee, YWCA Spokane’s Chief Philanthropy Office, by calling 509-742-0111 or emailing danam@ywcaspokane.org.


Thank You To Our 2020 Event Sponsors

Thank you so much for the lifeline your contributions provide to the women, children, and families we serve who are impacted by domestic violence, homelessness, and unemployment!

 

Signature SponsorS


Premier Sponsor


VIDEO PRODUCTION SPONSOR


Prosper Sponsor


Flourish Sponsor



Blossom Sponsor


Inspire Sponsor

Jul
17
Fri
July Impact Tour – Cancelled @ YWCA Spokane
Jul 17 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm

July Impact Tour – Cancelled

Our July 17 YWCA Impact Tour has been cancelled due to public health concerns. 

We are so grateful to the many supporters who have expressed interest in stepping behind the scenes to see the inner workings of our agency in order to get a better understanding of our work and community impact.

Every week, we serve over 300 women, children, and families who walk through our doors impacted by domestic violence, homelessness, and unemployment. We are excited to show you more about what we do at YWCA Spokane to provide safety, hope, and healing for those we serve each and every day. Stay tuned for future opportunities to learn more about YWCA Spokane and what you can do to support our work and mission. Thank you!


Any questions can be directed to Kate Sowers at 509-789-9312 or emailed to kates@ywcaspokane.org.

An additional tour date is currently available (Nov 6). Thank you for taking the opportunity to learn more about our work and mission at YWCA Spokane and for helping our community better understand our critical impact.

Sep
1
Tue
Women of Achievement 2020
Sep 1 @ 9:00 am – Oct 24 @ 7:00 pm

2020 Women of Achievement AWARDS Celebration

Each year, YWCA Spokane celebrates high achieving women in the community. Established with the goal of increasing community awareness and appreciation for the diverse contributions of women leaders in Spokane, this luncheon has honored more than 255 women in the region.

A Community Coming Together To Impact Lasting Change

The Women of Achievement awards has evolved into YWCA Spokane’s largest fundraising event, sponsored by more than 50 companies and organizations each year, and is one of the area’s most prestigious award recognition events for women.

Over 1200 friends and supporters who believe in YWCA Spokane’s dedication to eliminating racism, empowering women, standing up for social justice, helping families, and strengthening communities come together to invest in the safety, hope, and healing of those served by YWCA’s critical programs.

Proceeds raised by this important event benefit YWCA Spokane’s services for domestic violence victims and their children, including emergency shelter, counseling, legal services, job readiness, child care, and Pre-K programs for low-income children.


Submit Your Nomination Today!

YWCA Spokane is now accepting nominations for our 38th annual Women of Achievement awards. If you have questions or concerns about nominations, email woa@ywcaspokane.org or call 509-789-9305. Thank you!

2020 AWARD Nominations


Stay tuned! More information about our 2020 awards luncheon will be available soon. 

Donate in Honor of Women of Achievement

Consider making a donation in honor of the outstanding women we acknowledge at this inspiring celebration.

As our biggest, most critical fundraiser of the year, the Women of Achievement Awards benefit our programs and services directly, allowing our reach to grow further and our mission to be realized. Simply put, we cannot do this work without you!

DONATE TODAY


Corporate Sponsorship

Consider becoming one of YWCA Spokane’s valued corporate sponsors of this year’s Women of Achievement awards celebration. Learn more by visiting our event sponsorship page or contacting Dana Morris Lee, Chief Philanthropy Officer, at 509-742-0111 or by email at danam@ywcaspokane.org.

LEARN MORE



Thank you to our Deeply Valued Sponsors!

This awards celebration would not be possible without their incredible support.
If you would like more information about becoming a sponsor of YWCA Spokane’s Women of Achievement awards, please contact Dana Morris Lee at 509-742-0111 or email danam@ywcaspokane.org. Thank you!

Signature sponsor


Keynote Sponsor


Honoree sponsor


MISSION PARTNER SPONSOR


Video Production Sponsor


Champion sponsor


Trailblazer Sponsors

 


Pioneer Sponsors


CORPORATE & IN-KIND SPONSORS

BHW1

COLUMBIA BANK

JOHNSON’S CUSTOM JEWELERS

LAWTON PRINTING SERVICES

MOSS ADAMS


For updates on Women of Achievement, consider signing up for our eNews updates below or follow us on Facebook!

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Our 2019 Awards Luncheon Was A Great Success!


YWCA Spokane’s 37th annual Women of Achievement Impact Luncheon was truly a memorable event. Each year’s luncheon is designed to express gratitude for the outstanding contributions of the nominated award honorees, provide inspiration to the attendees, and raise critical awareness about domestic abuse in our community. The Women of Achievement Luncheon is YWCA Spokane’s largest and most important fundraiser of the year. In 2019, we had a record-breaking number of attendees join us as we also raised a record-breaking amount!  Take a look at the recap and photos from the event. 

WOMEN OF ACHIEVEMENT 2019

Past Honorees:  2019 Honorees | 2018 Honorees | 2017 Honorees2016 HonoreesAll Past Honorees


Photos from Past Luncheons

WOA 2019
WOA 2018
WOA 2017
WOA 2016
Nov
6
Fri
YWCA Impact Tour – Nov 2020 @ YWCA Spokane
Nov 6 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

YWCA Impact Tour – November 2020

On November 6, 2019, we will hold our YWCA Impact Tour! We hope you consider joining us.

We are so grateful to the many supporters who have expressed interest in stepping behind the scenes to see the inner workings of our agency in order to get a better understanding of our work and community impact.

Every week, we serve over 300 women, children, and families who walk through our doors impacted by domestic violence, homelessness, and unemployment. We are excited to show you more about what we do at YWCA Spokane to provide safety, hope, and healing for those we serve each and every day.


Register Today

Light drinks and appetizers will be provided. Please RSVP below for this free event today to help ensure we can prepare for a successful and inspirational experience for you, our valued community. Thank you!


Any questions can be directed to Kate Sowers at 509-789-9312 or emailed to kates@ywcaspokane.org.