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Growing up in the ’70s who didn’t want to be the Bionic Woman?

October 27, 2018

There can be few girls who grew up in the ’70s who didn’t want to be the Bionic Woman, with... Learn More

Check for a Lump – Breast Cancer Awareness

October 17, 2018

Breast cancer strikes every day of the year, not just in October. It is also an unbiased disease that targets... Learn More

Celebrating National Hispanic Heritage Month

September 19, 2018

To celebrate National Hispanic Heritage Month, which started on Sept. 15 and ends on Oct. 15, we’ve gathered together some... Learn More

Chemistry: My First Love

August 13, 2018

When I was in in high school, I discovered that I really loved math and science. I excelled in my... Learn More

Call for Tribute to Leadership 2019 Nominations!

July 27, 2018

Since 1994, YWCA has hosted Tribute to Leadership to recognize and celebrate the accomplishments of leaders in our community who... Learn More

What’s Ahead from YWCA New Board Chair, Paula Hill!

July 13, 2018

Honored…humbled…excited…these are the words that come to mind as I step into the Board Chair position for YWCA of Metropolitan... Learn More

Organizational Achievements – Three Years in the Rearview

June 26, 2018

by Jill Mapstead, YWCA Board Chair Blink Whoosh!! That’s the sound of 3-year term as the YWCA Metropolitan Phoenix Board... Learn More

2018 YWCA Leadership and Capacity Building Institute Conference

June 19, 2018

MISSION, MOMENT, MOVEMENT By: Lisa Cagnolatti-Daniels, YWCA Advocacy Committee, Co-chair 2018 YWCA Leadership and Capacity Building Institute Conference on June... Learn More

YWCA AZ – Advocacy – Gilbert King, Devil in the Grove Author Event

June 4, 2018

Attending the YWCA Metropolitan Phoenix and Arizona Thurgood Marshall Inn of Court advocacy lecture was not only a learning experience... Learn More

How and Why to Join the YWCA’s Young Forum Committee

May 19, 2018

With summer quickly approaching, our Young Women’s Forum Summit is around the corner! Held on June 7th, the Summit will... Learn More

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