Category Archives: YWCA Greater Cleveland

Visionary, Carole F. Hoover, and 7 Trailblazing Women to be Honored by YWCA Greater Cleveland

CLEVELAND, OH – YWCA Greater Cleveland has announced the 2017 recipients of the YWCA Women of Achievement Awards. This prestigious award is presented to a select group of Northeast Ohio women who have achieved extraordinary accomplishments through career success, community … Continue reading

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Ramadan 2016: June 5, 2016 – July 5, 2016

by Heather Steranka-Petit Content adapted from: Brookfield Global Relocation Services 2015, http://www.brookfieldgrs.com/ramadan/ This year, the holy month of Ramadan will be observed by more than 1.6 billion people around the world, and by more than 5 million people in the USA.  … Continue reading

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Dinosaurs and Early Childhood Education

by Malcolm Schmitz, guest contributor and freelance writer Whenever I meet a kid for the first time, I ask them this question: “Do you like dinosaurs?” Most of the time, the answer is “yes.” I can’t count the number of interesting … Continue reading

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The Wage Gap: Gender Discrimination in the 21st Century

by Heather Steranka-Petit, YWCA Greater Cleveland – Manager, Learning Programs This article appears in the 2016 issue of ACHIEVE magazine. In 1981, Sandra Day O’Connor became the first woman appointed to the United States Supreme Court.  She broke down barriers for … Continue reading

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YWCA Greater Cleveland Announces Women of Professional Excellence

These women will be honored at the Women of Achievement Awards Luncheon and Conference on May 2, 2016 YWCA Greater Cleveland is celebrating the 40th Anniversary of honoring women in Northeast Ohio through the Women of Achievement awards. At this … Continue reading

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It’s Time to Talk Essay Contest Winners

Fresh Water Cleveland hosted an essay contest for our 2016 It’s Time to Talk: Forums on Race. The prompt appeared simple, but has many interpretations: Why is an open and honest discussion about race important to you and your community? We chose … Continue reading

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YWCA Greater Cleveland Announces Bernie Moreno as keynote speaker for 2016 It’s Time To Talk: Forum On Race

Bernie Moreno, President and CEO of the Bernie Moreno Companies, will be the keynote speaker for the second annual It’s Time to Talk: Forum on Race, presented and hosted by YWCA Greater Cleveland. Margaret Mitchell, YWCA Greater Cleveland’s President & … Continue reading

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