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The Time to Take Action is Now: A Note From Kathleen’s Desk

Wednesday, June 24, 2020

Dear Friends, YWCA’s commitment to racial justice and civil rights runs deep. For over 130 years, we have been a pioneer in standing against all forms of racism and oppression by promoting racial equity and equality. While we remain committed to providing racial justice training, education and professional development, voter registration drives, and civic participation training, racial… Continue Reading The Time to Take Action is Now: A Note From Kathleen’s Desk

YWCA’s Letter to Mothers

Sunday, May 10, 2020

This article was originally published by YWCA USA on March 8, 2020. Click here to see the original article. by Catherine Beane This Mother’s Day in my family, we’re counting our blessings to be safe, healthy, and sheltered together at home. But I’m acutely aware that other working moms don’t have that luxury. This weekend… Continue Reading YWCA’s Letter to Mothers

Man on a Mission: Marcus Miller

Thursday, May 7, 2020

“From a civilian standpoint, we need to take domestic violence more seriously in our community. We need to be holding each other more accountable when it comes to violence.” Marcus Miller YWCA Resource Development Committee #ONAMISSION since January 2020. How did you first get involved at the YWCA? I donated to the YWCA in 2015,… Continue Reading Man on a Mission: Marcus Miller

YWCA Welcomes Becca Spielman as new Center for Safety and Empowerment Program Director

Friday, May 1, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE TOPEKA – YWCA Northeast Kansas is proud to announce and welcome Becca Spielman as the agency’s new Center for Safety and Empowerment (CSE) Program Director. Spielman will oversee all CSE personnel and administrative functions and will play an integral part in furthering YWCA’s overall strategic vision. Spielman has extensive experience in staff… Continue Reading YWCA Welcomes Becca Spielman as new Center for Safety and Empowerment Program Director