Early Detection with the Mammogram Van
YWCA and American Italian Cancer Foundation provide free mammograms in Downtown Brooklyn for anyone who visited.

This month the American-Italian Cancer Foundation's Mammogram Van set up shop outside of YWCA Brooklyn to offer no-cost mammograms and clinical breast exams in a friendly, non-intimidating environment. We're so grateful for their commitment to our community and their important work geared...

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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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Denim Day Bronx March 2019
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Join YWCA Brooklyn on the Denim Day kick-off event - the Denim Day Bronx March - on April 12th. Denim Day grew out of a 1998 Italian Supreme Court decision that overturned a rape conviction because the victim wore tight jeans....

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As Brooklyn-born Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg celebrates her birthday this month, New Yorkers gathered in her honor and with a mission. The purpose of the celebration was to call for the City to rename the Brooklyn Municipal Building...

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Stand Against Racism 2019
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Each year YWCA Brooklyn participates in a dedicated week-long effort to take a #StandAgainstRacism by hosting events that bring together the community to engage in meaningful conversation. This year the campaign takes place from April 25-28. Stand Against Racism is a signature campaign...

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#MarchOn 2019

We're proud to have partnered with MarchOn to participate in the #MarchOn NYC again this year. We also hosted a pre-march, sign-making party the evening before the march at YWCA Brooklyn to bring together members of our communities interested in participating. [gallery...

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