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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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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Be Charmed with Isabella

Categories: Advocacy, Community, Donations, Get Involved, Other, Success Stories
Isabella Alvarez is an amazing young women. Though she is only 14 years old, she already seeks ways in which to help the people in her surrounding community. In February, Isabella’s church, Turning Point Open Bible, hosted an event called “Cherished,” a Valentine’s Day outreach event. Women and children from YWCA Spokane’s domestic violence safe shelter were …

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Partners In Progress Annual Meeting – Photo Gallery

Categories: Awards, Community, Events, Impact, Other
May 17th, 2017 marked YWCA Spokane’s 1st annual “Partners In Progress” annual meeting. We are so thankful to the many YWCA friends, partners, and supporters who joined us as we took time to celebrate our achievements in the previous year. This special opportunity allowed us to acknowledge our collective dedication to the YWCA’s mission of eliminating racism, empowering …

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Volunteer Spotlight – Wanene Evans

Categories: Community, Get Involved, Other
YWCA Spokane would like to express our sincere gratitude to Wanene Evans this month as our March Volunteer Spotlight. Wanene has been volunteering her time within the YWCA’s Housing and Shelter Program for the last month and she has already dedicated over 50 hours!  YWCA’s Domestic Violence Safe Shelter storage areas were in need of some serious …

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