Youth Summit Supports Young Scholars
MIPO Scholarship Winners

On Monday, November 11th, we partnered with Making the Impossible Possible, Inc. (MIPO, Inc.) for their Annual Youth Summit to support young scholars in their academic journeys. Speakers at the event included Public Advocate Jumaane Williams and Maurice D. Hinson, MD, the Black...

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Immigrant Resource Fair

[caption id="attachment_4921" align="aligncenter" width="640"] NYS Senator Zellnor Y. Myrie at the Immigrant Resource Fair with YWCA Brooklyn ESOL Students[/caption] In partnership with NYS Senator Zellnor Y. Myrie 米维, the Mayor's Office of Immigrant Affairs, and other agencies we tabled at the...

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YW LEADers in Albany

WPP SPOTLIGHT: WPP Interns Take on Social Advocacy YWCA Brooklyn’s mission is dedicated to eliminating racism, empowering women and promoting peace, justice, freedom and dignity for all. Among the programs that furthers our mission is the YW LEAD, college access...

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Passing the Torch!
YWCA-Passing the torch ceremony 2019

Our graduating YW LEADers are now on their way to preparing for college in the fall. We're so proud their hard work and accomplishments and we are looking forward to their bright futures. We celebrated them at a Passing the Torch ceremony...

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Brooklyn Pride!

The Brooklyn Pride Festival is an annual event that commemorates, educates, and celebrates diversity and reaffirms the value of all LGBTQ Brooklynites, groups and others who support the struggle for equal rights. These are values that aligned with the mission of the YWCA...

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Equal Pay Day 2019

The pay gap affects ALL women and we're asking NYS to prioritize equal pay for all. This month, which marks the time of year that women's salaries catch up to that of their male counterparts, we joined community partners PowHer...

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