LOCAL YWCA RECEIVES $2 MILLION DONATION FROM MACKENZIE SCOTT

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LOCAL YWCA RECEIVES $2 MILLION DONATION FROM MACKENZIE SCOTT

Thursday, December 17, 2020

The YWCA of Northwest Ohio is the proud recipient of a $2 million donation from national philanthropist MacKenzie Scott. (Link: https://mackenzie-scott.medium.com/384-ways-to-help-45d0b9ac6ad8)  The funds, which were announced yesterday, will be used for operations and to seed a $12 million capital campaign at the YWCA. “Being one of the 384 organizations painstakingly selected to receive a donation… Continue Reading LOCAL YWCA RECEIVES $2 MILLION DONATION FROM MACKENZIE SCOTT

COVID-19: ‘The equalizer’ highlights our inequities

Thursday, April 23, 2020

COVID-19: ‘The equalizer’ highlights our inequities. Racism should be declared a public health crisis. Lisa McDuffie, President/CEO YWCA Northwest Ohio Throughout our history, the United States has repeatedly disenfranchised and silenced communities of color. Marginalized communities have endured endless campaigns of exploitation, violence, mass incarceration, housing discrimination, and economic disinvestment. Recent reports are showing how… Continue Reading COVID-19: ‘The equalizer’ highlights our inequities

Domestic Violence Survivors We Are Open for You!

Wednesday, April 8, 2020

YWCA Northwest Ohio to Domestic Violence Survivors Amid the COVID-19 Pandemic: “We Are Open for You” YWCA Northwest Ohio is working in compliance with Ohio’s “Shelter in Place” mandate. Our domestic violence shelter staff is working diligently to continue to provide safety, shelter and support services, while maintaining the health and wellbeing of our clients… Continue Reading Domestic Violence Survivors We Are Open for You!