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YWCA Helping to Uplift Leaders | Enter to Win a Prize Pack

When local business owners Barb Brown and Margie Flynn set out to commemorate the 20th anniversary of their Cleveland-based corporate sustainability and governance consulting firm, they embarked on a book project that’s purpose was to give further voice to women leaders. … Continue reading

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Vice President of A Place 4 Me Speaks at Lakewood Foster Care Forum.

Kate Lodge, Vice President of the YWCA’s A Place 4 Me, spoke about the foster care system at a forum held at the Lakewood Public Library on Tuesday April 18th. Lodge discussed the importance of supporting young people who age out … Continue reading

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National Crime Victims Rights Week Luncheon

Thank you to Yvonne Pointer, Latundra Henderson, and Renee Jones for sharing your stories with us in honor of National Crime Victims Rights Week. Ms. Pointer spoke about her own experience with finding and utilizing support services and partnering with … Continue reading

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Luncheon with Yvonne Pointer

A luncheon to be held at 12:30 PM at the YWCA during National Crime Victims Rights Week will feature Yvonne Pointer speaking about her own experience with finding and utilizing support services and partnering with the criminal justice system to … Continue reading

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It’s Time to Talk 2017: The World Cafe, Part 1

This year at It’s Time to Talk, we wanted to move from creating safe space and awareness to action. We decided to use a process called The World Cafe. Using seven design principles and a simple method, the World Cafe … Continue reading

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6 Stories About Dropping Columbus Day for Indigenous Peoples’ Day

by Rebecca Calkin, Manager of Marketing & Communications The movement to drop Columbus Day and instead celebrate Indigenous Peoples’ Day has gained momentum over the past few years. Phoenix and Denver made the official switch and are celebrating their first … Continue reading

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YWCA Greater Cleveland Seeks Nominees for 2017 Women of Achievement

Nominations for YWCA Greater Cleveland’s prestigious Women of Achievement Award are now open.  The 2017 Women of Achievement Awards Luncheon marks the 41st year of honoring the most distinguished and notable women in Northeast Ohio. At this highly anticipated community … Continue reading

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