Monthly Archives: July 2014

Foster Youth Discuss Homelessness

By Jerome Baker, Case Manager at YWCA – As adults or professionals, we often have our opinions, research information, facts, or thoughts with regard to issues of homelessness among foster care youth. However, I find it much more interesting and informative … Continue reading

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Commissioner Goodell: Do Not Fail Women and Children

June 25, 2014 Mr. Roger S. Goodell Commissioner National Football League Corporate Office & Headquarters 345 Park Avenue New York, NY 10065 Dear Commissioner, On behalf of YWCA Greater Cleveland, I want to express my utter disappointment in the two-game … Continue reading

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True or False- How the YWCA got caught in the RNC storyline

By Margaret Mitchell, YWCA Greater Cleveland President and CEO – Yes, I’m a transplant to Cleveland. I’m also a self-confessed Cleveland cheerleader. No one was happier when we started the week of July 7-11, 2014 learning the 2016 National RNC convention was … Continue reading

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Foster youth are ready to be on their own at 18? I don’t think so…

  By Kate Lodge, A Place 4 Me Project Director – Some people are shocked when they learn more about how the system works for young people. The things that “shock” us provide a window into where we might want … Continue reading

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Introducing YWeAct, the YWCA Greater Cleveland Blog

YWeAct is a forum for employees, community partners, clients and friends of YWCA who want to share expert knowledge, thoughts or opinions on issues associated with our mission of eliminating racism and empowering women. Continue reading

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