YWCA Northeast Kansas has lots of ways to stay connected throughout the year! See our upcoming events here!
YWCA Northeast Kansas Signature Events
Quarterly Network Lunches: Network with fellow community leaders over lunch with an informative and enriching talk presented by local experts and thought-leaders. Lunches occur quarterly on Wednesdays, 11:45 AM – 1:00 PM, and cost $12 general admission, lunch is included. Are you interested in a particular topic? Let us know by sending us an email.
Concealed Revealed: An art auction benefiting YWCA Center for Safety and Empowerment. Next year’s event is set for Saturday, April 11, 2020. Would you like to donate artwork or volunteer your time? Contact Cam Cameron.
Leadership Luncheon: Celebrating Women of Excellence in the greater Topeka community. Nominations will occur in April 2020, and the event will take place on Tuesday, June 9, 2020. Look for more information in Spring 2020!
That’s What She Said: An evening of advice, stories, and fun with your sisters. TWSS 2019 took place Thursday, August 29 from 5:30 to 8:00 PM at the Brownstone. Stay tuned for next year’s event on Wednesday, September 16. Meanwhile, browse our event photos.
Week Without Violence: October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month, and in 2019 we focused on raising awareness for how gender-based violence affects our community. In 2019, WWOV took place October 12-19, and included a Fall Network Lunch speaker on violence and the LGBTQIA community, children’s story time about boundaries and strength, a pre-kickoff discussion about domestic violence and the NFL, a poetry speak-out, a community discussion around the portrayal of domestic violence in the movie “I, Tonya,” and our annual march and rally at the Kansas Statehouse. Check out our photos.
Annual Donor and Volunteer Appreciation Event: We have over 400 volunteers fueling our mission every year. This November event is open to all volunteers and donors in the 2019 calendar year, and is also the opportunity to recognize outstanding community partners. Interested in getting involved? Check out our volunteer opportunities, in-kind donations, and ways to make an impact through a monetary contribution.