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BLACK HISTORY MONTH

Thursday, February 14, 2019

ENCOURAGING DIALOGUE TO CHANGE During February, Black History Month, the YWCA invites local businesses or community organizations to schedule a facilitator-led Dialogue to Change program. Developed by the late Reverend Karen Shepler and the Toledo Community Coalition to address institutional racism, Dialogue to Change invites participants to discuss and examine racism from different points of… Continue Reading BLACK HISTORY MONTH

MARK YOUR CALENDARS! MILESTONES: A TRIBUTE TO WOMEN IS ALMOST HERE

Thursday, February 14, 2019

Mark your calendar for Wednesday, March 27, at the Seagate Center. There’s still time for your business to advertise in the program or for you to purchase tickets for the YWCA’s annual Milestones: A Tribute to Women. The 2019 awardees are, for science, Mary Fedderke, recently retired director of institutional advancement at the Toledo Zoo, and,… Continue Reading MARK YOUR CALENDARS! MILESTONES: A TRIBUTE TO WOMEN IS ALMOST HERE

POLLYBALL TOURNAMENT RAISES $76,000 TO SUPPORT BREAST CANCER SERVICES

Wednesday, December 5, 2018

POLLYBALL TOURNAMENT RAISES $76,000 TO SUPPORT BEAST CANCER SERVICES Thanks to the Hylant family and to support from the Promedica health care organization, as well as dozens of corporate and business sponsors, the YWCA’s Healthy Connections program has received more than $76,000 to support its comprehensive education and breast cancer resource center. The check was… Continue Reading POLLYBALL TOURNAMENT RAISES $76,000 TO SUPPORT BREAST CANCER SERVICES