Empowering Young Women Launch
Empowering Young Women

On Thursday, March 29, the NYC Commission on Human Rights collaborated with YWCA Brooklyn to launch its innovative new curriculum titled Empowering Young Women. YW LEADers proudly piloted a lesson followed by remarks from Martha Kamber, CEO & President of...

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YW LEADERS Certificate Kick-Off
YW LEADers Kick-Off

Congratulations to our newest YW Brooklyn LEADErs, a group of intelligent students from 9th-11th grade who have been welcomed as participants in the YW Brooklyn College Access Program. [gallery size="medium" link="none" columns="2" ids="4519,4516,4517,4518"] On Saturday, March 24, a kick-off ceremony was held...

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Women’s March on NYC 2018

The 2018 Women's March on NYC took place on Saturday, January 21st, and presented a unique opportunity for women and allies around the city to come together and continue the march for women's rights and equality. For the second year...

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#16Days of Activism
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Each year YWCA Brooklyn participates in an international campaign for #16Days of Activism against Gender Based Violence (GBV). The focus for 2017 is ending GBV in education, where we firmly believe it has no place. This year we join activists around...

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