Volunteer Spotlight – Kendall DeRemer

Categories: Advocacy, Community, Education and Training, Get Involved, Impact, Spokane Resources
Kendall DeRemer is a 24-year-old student who volunteers with Our Sister’s Closet (OSC) at YWCA Spokane! She works as a personal stylist, facilitating appointments for women seeking clothing. We wanted to know why she decided to volunteer her time and presence with us and asked her a few questions–answers have been edited for length and clarity. …

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Janine Latus – 2017 Women of Achievement Keynote Speaker

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35th Annual Women of Achievement Awards Luncheon YWCA Spokane can’t wait for this year’s celebration of amazing Spokane women at the 35th annual Women of Achievement awards. To accompany this year’s luncheon, YWCA is excited to present Journalist and New York Times best selling author Janine Latus as our 2017 Keynote Speaker. About The Keynote …

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YWCA Making Community Connections

Categories: Advocacy, Community, Education and Training, Get Involved, Spokane Resources
YWCA In THE COMMUNITY YWCA Spokane realizes the benefit of collaboration with local partners in order to better serve women, children, and families in Spokane who are impacted by domestic violence, homelessness, and unemployment. That is why we have been hard at work to develop and nurture partnerships with local agencies and business who care about …

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An Evening In Tuscany 2017 – Photo Gallery

Categories: Community, Events, Get Involved
YWCA Spokane enjoyed a successful Tuscan themed benefit for our domestic violence safe shelter this July with over 200 amazing YWCA friends and supporters at Barrister Winery for “An Evening In Tuscany” 2017. Thank you to all the guests, volunteers, donors, and sponsors who ensured a memorable and successful night! The Spokane community helped raise over $35,000 …

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2017 YWCA USA National Conference

Categories: Advocacy, Awards, Community, Education and Training, Events, Get Involved, Impact, Other
This June YWCA agencies from around the nation gathered together in Washington D.C. at the 2017 YWCA USA National Conference. Bold Mission, Bright Future The theme of the 2017 conference was Bold Mission, Bright Future. Appropriately named, the conference served as a road map to guide participants towards a deeper sense of YWCA’s bold mission and what …

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