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Week Without Violence is part of a global movement to end violence against women and girls with YWCAs across the country and around the world. At YWCA, we know that not all violence is acknowledged or responded to equally. That’s why,...

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Stand Against Racism 2018

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. Stand Against Racism is a signature campaign of YWCA USA to build community...

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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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