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20 Latina Trailblazers Who Are Reshaping U.S. History for All Womxn

Tuesday, September 14, 2021

During this year’s Hispanic Heritage Month, YWCA Yakima is thrilled to highlight these Latina trailblazers for their groundbreaking contributions in the fields of advocacy, civil rights, legal, media, science and sports. After learning more about them, make sure to follow them to stay up to date on how they continue to pave the way for… Continue Reading 20 Latina Trailblazers Who Are Reshaping U.S. History for All Womxn

Back to School Wishlist

Monday, August 2, 2021

Back to School Season is right around the corner. Can you help us gather school supplies for the school aged kids living in the shelter? Donations can be dropped off at YWCA Yakima. Here is what we need: Pencils Colored pencils Pencil sharpeners Glue sticks Crayons Washable markers Pair of scissors (blunt-tip) Pocket folders Backpacks… Continue Reading Back to School Wishlist

The Downtown Yakima Mile

Monday, August 2, 2021

Are you ready to run DV out of town? This year’s race proceeds benefit the YWCA Yakima and its mission. Like most non-profit organizations during the COVID-19 pandemic, the need for services from the YWCA greatly increased (by more than 30% last year!) but financial support has not. In 2020 alone, the YWCA touched over… Continue Reading The Downtown Yakima Mile