Category Archives: Women Empower Women

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

Week Without Violence 2019

October 18, 2019

October is an extremely important month for us here at YWCA. October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month and as such,... Learn More

International Day of the Girl – What it Means to Be a Girl

October 11, 2019

In celebration of International Day of the Girl we turn our blog over to guest blogger, Hannah F., to share... Learn More

International Day of the Girl – What It Means to Be a Girl

October 11, 2019

In celebration of International Day of the Girl we turn our blog over to guest blogger, Lorraine, to share her... 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