YWCA Offers Women Job Search Support & Mentorship

Categories: Education and Training, Other
When asked how much community members know about YWCA Spokane free programs, most share their awareness of our wrap-around services for domestic violence victims/survivors, including our safe shelter. What many in Spokane are still unfamiliar with is the array of services we offer that focus on women’s economic empowerment, which are provided through our Women’s …

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Thank you to Washington State DSHS BFET Program for their Inspirational Gift!

Categories: Advocacy, Awards, Community, Donations, Get Involved, Impact
Thank you to Washington State DSHS BFET Program for your grant to benefit YWCA Spokane’s Women’s Opportunity Center Because of their amazing support, YWCA Spokane’s Women’s Opportunity Center will be able to provide more programs, classes, and availability for women experiencing domestic violence, homelessness, and/or unemployment. Washington State DSHS Basic Food Employment and Training Program …

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Thank You to the Washington State Department of Social and Health Services for Their Incredible Support!

Categories: Advocacy, Awards, Community, Donations, Impact, Other
Thank you to DSHS for your grant to benefit YWCA Spokane’s Women to Work Program! Because of their amazing support, YWCA Spokane’s Women to Work program will continue to provide women with an Essentials Training Program for WorkFirst participants, including a family violence component. The Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS) has granted our services …

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Thank You to the BNSF Foundation for Empowering Women with Your Gift!

Categories: Advocacy, Community, Donations, Fundraising, Get Involved, Impact, Spokane Resources
Thank you to the BNSF Railway Foundation for your grant to benefit YWCA Spokane’s Women’s Opportunity Center! Because of their amazing support, YWCA Spokane’s Women’s Opportunity Center (WOC) will be able to provide Economic Empowerment Advocacy to Intimate Partner Violence survivors. As many survivors are economically disenfranchised by their abuser, this service will allow survivors to gain …

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Volunteer Spotlight – Brandi with Starbucks

Categories: Community, Get Involved
YWCA Spokane would like to start the new year off by expressing our gratitude to one of our cherished volunteers, Brandi Kirk with Starbucks. As a part of Starbucks’s Pacific Northwest Women’s Development Network, Brandi has been able to consistently volunteer her time and services at the YWCA since late 2014. Brandi has been an amazing asset …

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