YWCA Announces 2019 Women of Achievement Award Honorees

Categories: Awards, Community
Congratulations To Our 2019 Award Honorees! YWCA Spokane is proud to announce its 2019 Women of Achievement Award Honorees. These 10 women will be honored at the 2019 Women of Achievement awards luncheon, held at the Spokane Convention Center, Friday, October 11, 2019, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. “This year’s honorees are truly astounding,” …

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Looking Back at 2018 YWCA USA Leadership & Capacity Building Institute

Categories: Advocacy, Community, Education and Training, Events, Impact
“The energy of our YWCA leaders can be felt in the air here at the conference hotel,” YWCA Spokane CEO, Regina Malveau remarked upon her first day at this year’s YWCA USA Leadership & Capacity Building Institute (LCBI) event that took place between June 6th– June 9th in San Antonio, Texas in celebration of YWCA …

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Y Women Rooftop Soiree 2017 – Photo Gallery

Categories: Community, Donations, Events, Fundraising, Get Involved, Other, Success Stories
Last night we were delighted to share the evening with a wonderful group of YWCA friends who joined together in support of Our Sister’s Closet at our annual Y Women Rooftop Soiree. This annual, August event entertained attendees with a beautiful fashion show,  showcasing outfits and accessories donated to Our Sister’s Closet. We are so thankful …

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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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Nevertheless She Persisted

Categories: Community, Donations, Get Involved, Impact
YWCA Spokane thrives because of the giving nature of community members looking to make a difference. Meet Natalie Bancroft, a Spokane photographer who owns Natalie Bee Photography, and provides physical and emotional support as a Doula. Usually, her lens is pointed toward expecting mothers or newborn, wrinkly-faced babies, but recently Natalie set aside her camera …

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