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YWCA Announces Co-Chairs for 2020 Tribute to Leadership Luncheon – Dare to be Powerful

August 28, 2019

Phoenix, AZ, August 26, 2019 – YWCA Metropolitan Phoenix announces Latasha Causey, Director of Recruiting for U-haul and Drena Kusari,... Learn More

What the skeptics are missing

August 21, 2019

As the 2019 United States’ women’s soccer season comes to an end, it is no surprise to many that the... Learn More

You Racist, Sexist, Bigot – Film Review by Hannah Frutkin

July 1, 2019

The film ‘You Racist, Sexist, Bigot’ encapsulates the infinite amount of stories of discrimination throughout the United States, allowing the viewer... Learn More

FAMILY LEGACY: The gift that keeps on giving.

June 10, 2019

By: Jan Elsea, Chair Leadership Giving Council Most of us probably think that Legacy Giving means designating physical items (like... Learn More

Consider beneficiary designation as creative charitable deferred gifting strategy.

June 10, 2019

Article provided by Michael Colbert, Member of the Legacy Giving Council As a former financial planning consultant, early in my... Learn More

Volunteer of the Year Award

June 10, 2019

Congratulations to Dr. Janet Elsea who was presented with the first YWCA Janet G. Elsea, Ph.D., Volunteer of the Year... Learn More

Spotlight on Legacy Giving Donor Jill and Jim Mapstead

June 10, 2019

Why We Give in “Legacy Fashion” As a Board member and former Board Chair of the YWCA of Metropolitan Phoenix,... Learn More

Determined to use my time to make a difference in the lives of others.

April 5, 2019

When I relocated to the Phoenix area after retiring from a 35-year career in corporate America, I was determined to... Learn More

The Willey Award – By Janet G. Elsea, Ph.D.

February 11, 2019

As I watched the Grammy award show last night, I was thrilled at the number of women awardees and at... Learn More

YWCA Metropolitan Phoenix Supports the Values and Principles of the Women’s March, Joins Local Event in Phoenix 

January 17, 2019

Phoenix, AZ, January 16, 2019 — YWCA Metropolitan Phoenix is joining the 2019 Women’s March in Phoenix, taking place on... Learn More

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