Category Archives: Eliminate Racism

Bloggers from across generations bring their unique perspective on issues facing women and people of color. Use the index to find blog posts that cover various topics related to eliminating racism and empowering women, and download copies of our e-newsletters.

Census 2020: Importance of Reaching Hard to Count Populations

October 28, 2019

With over 200 associations across the United States and sister associations in 120 countries throughout the world, YWCA Metropolitan Phoenix... 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

Take the Credit! Arizona Tax Credit Programs

December 20, 2018

What a great state we live in!  Arizona is one of the few states that provides tax credits that lets... Learn More

A Final Note From YWCA Metropolitan Phoenix CEO Regina Edwards

November 28, 2018

As I leave the YWCA, I am humbled and honored and overwhelmed by your support. I am a fan of... Learn More

YWCA Metropolitan Phoenix Announces New CEO

November 28, 2018

The YWCA of Metropolitan Phoenix is proud to announce the appointment of new CEO Debra Esparza.  Debra has enjoyed success... Learn More