Author Archives: YWCA Greater Cleveland Admin

The Mass Shooting in Las Vegas is Not Normal: Margaret Mitchell

It’s true, if I made a list of 100 cities I wanted too or had to visit Las Vegas would be the last on the list. But this senseless act of gun violence brought terror and tragedy to our communities … Continue reading

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Our fight against racism, homelessness starts early

by Margaret Mitchell, President and CEO of YWCA of Greater Cleveland. In some ways, it seems that racial tension in our society is more visible than it has been in decades. The recent and regrettable events in Charlottesville demonstrate that blatant hatred … Continue reading

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Congratulations 2017 Women’s Leadership Institute Graduates!

Congratulations to our most recent class of Women’s Leadership Institute Graduates! The YWCA of Greater Cleveland’s Women’s Leadership Institute is a unique comprehensive leadership development training curriculum designed to build, recognize and empower transformative women leaders at all phases of … Continue reading

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Savannah James and Leigh Anne Tuohy Join 2017 YWCA Circle Event

YWCA Greater Cleveland’s annual Circle Event benefiting homeless young adults and families will take place October 3, 2017, at The Cleveland Museum of Art. This year’s theme is, “Hope Is All Around.” CLEVELAND—August 15, 2017—YWCA Greater Cleveland is excited to … Continue reading

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Greater Cleveland YWCA Remembers the Life & Legacy of Dolores “Dolly” Minter

CLEVELAND, August 1, 2017 – The Greater Cleveland YWCA is saddened to hear of the passing of Dolores “Dolly” Kreicher Minter, who was featured as one of our Women of Achievement in 1998. Dolly was born on August 4, 1939, … Continue reading

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YWCA USA selected as the USA charity of choice from Nordstrom

Cleveland, Ohio (7/31/2017) –YWCA USA along with YWCA Greater Cleveland have been selected as the Charity of Choice by Treasure&Bond, the Nordstrom’s give-back brand that supports nonprofit organizations that empower youth. YWCA USA, YWCA Greater Cleveland and 35 other local … Continue reading

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Attention Northeast Ohio: It’s Time to Talk 2017

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