YWCA Spokane ECEAP Builds Healthy Lives for Kiddos

Categories: Advocacy, Community, Education and Training, Spokane Resources
Good health during early childhood is a necessity for kiddos to grow into well-developed adults. Health habits set during childhood are often indicators of the lifestyle these children will grow into. During these key years of development, if children do not receive the correct nutrition, immunization, or physical care, they can be exposed to disease, …

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ECEAP Parent Advocacy

Categories: Advocacy, Community, Education and Training, Events, Get Involved, Impact, Success Stories
ECEAP Parents Turned Advocates Parents of kiddos in our Early Childhood Education and Assistance Program (ECEAP) are advocating for their child’s right to quality education in Olympia on February 7th, this year’s Advocacy Day for the State Legislature. Our ECEAP sites have a history of advocacy in Washington state; for 11 consecutive years, YWCA Spokane’s …

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2018 Hope for the Holidays Recap

Categories: Donations, Fundraising, Get Involved, Impact
We are so thankful for you! Thank you to all who participated in YWCA’s 2018 Hope for the Holidays campaign! Because of you, 114 families had a joyous holiday celebration! We thank you for your push to ensure that all children and families were supported this holiday season. Hope for the Holidays is a holiday giving …

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Congratulations Ryan

Categories: Awards, Success Stories

Our champion for children! Congratulations to YWCA Spokane’s ECEAP (Early Childhood Education & Assistance Program) Teacher, Ryan Simmons, who was recently awarded the “Spokane Champion for Children Award” by Washington State Save the Children Action Network. A very deserving acknowledgement of your incredible dedication to 3 and 4 year old children who take so much away …

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Smile Makers Visit YWCA Spokane!

Categories: Awards, Community, Education and Training, Events, Get Involved, Impact, Other, Spokane Resources, Success Stories
On Tuesday, August 1, we had some special guests light up YWCA Spokane with big, beautiful smiles! Delta Dental teamed up the Tooth Fairy and visited our free, on-site drop-in Child Care, a service offered to women using YWCA Spokane’s facilities. The Tooth Fairy visited our awesome kiddos and helped them discover how important oral hygiene is …

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