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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Capitol Hill Day: Federal Funding to Support Our Communities

Categories: Advocacy, Community, Donations, Events, Fundraising, Get Involved, Impact, Other, Spokane Resources
YWCA is on a mission to eliminate racism, empower women, stand up for social justice, help families, and strengthen communities. Federal funding and funding from community sponsors and donors help YWCA focus on programs that address specific areas of interest such as gender-based violence, child care, housing and community services, education, health care, civil rights, and …

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Open Store Event – Our Sister’s Closet Free Clothing Boutique

Categories: Community, Donations, Events, Get Involved
Each quarter, the YWCA Spokane’s free clothing boutique for women – Our Sister’s Closet, offers an Open Store Event for the public. Our next open store event is Monday, September 26th from 1-3pm at the YWCA Spokane, 930 N Monroe Street. Print Flyer Normally access to Our Sister’s Closet requires a scheduled appointment. Each women …

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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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