YWCA News & Events
November 20, 2013 -
YWCA Annual Leadership Luncheon
April 14 th 2014
Yakima Convention Center
Featuring J.R. Martinez
Martinez enrolled in the U.S. Army after High School and proudly served as a way to give something back to a country that had already given so much to him and his family.
In March 2003, Martinez was sent to Iraq, and on April 5, less than a month into his deployment, he was driving a Humvee when it hit a roadside bomb. Three other soldiers in the burning ... Read More »
October 16, 2013 -
YAKIMA, WASHINGTON September 30, 2013 – In advance of Domestic Violence Awareness Month in October, The Mary Kay Foundation has awarded $3 million in grants to 150 domestic violence shelters in all 50 states, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico. The YWCA Yakima received one of the $20,000 unrestricted grants to maintain critical services and programs for individuals who are survivors of domestic abuse.
The YWCA shelter is a full-service, 24-hour emergency facility; the YWCA provides a 24-... Read More »
Domestic Violence Awareness Class
English: 2nd and 4th Thursdays of each month 12:00 – 3:00pm
Spanish: Call for Appointment
Call 248-7796 to sign up. Limited space available.
D.V. Support groups
Wednesdays 1:30pm-3:00pm (English)
Thursday 3:30pm-5:00pm (Spanish)
Thursday 5:30pm-7:00pm (English)
Advocate available for protection orders:
Call Monday – Friday for appointment.