Racial Justice

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Promoting racial justice and equity throughout Northwest Ohio. 

The YWCA of Northwest Ohio’s approach to racial justice goes beyond changing hearts and minds. We strive to transform communities, systems, and public policy.

What We Are Doing:

Ending Racism

Black Stress Matters

Strategically Addressing Racial Injustice & Health Disparities

Moving From Theory To Action

COVID Health Inequities For People With Disabilities

Racial Inequities Among Older Adults

Bridging The Wealth Gap

Why Black Babies Are Dying

The Power To Heal

Intersectionality and Barriers Faced By People With Disabilities

The Survivor's Journey: Trauma Focused Work And Disparities For People of Color

Zip Codes Matter

Guns, Violence and Race

Food Insecurity

Race & Health

Women Leaders Serving Our Community

The Link Between Racial Violence and Gender-Based Violence

Operationalizing Love In Our Social Justice Work

A Holistic Approach to Health and Wellness For African American Men

Barriers to Humanitarian Relief Faced by Immigrants

Seeking Safety & Justice: The Experiences Of Marginalized Survivors

If you have any questions about our racial justice department, please contact acollins@ywcanwo.org or 419.241.3235 ext. 122.