New York schools disproportionately impose out-of-school suspensions on Black students

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: December 10, 2018 CONTACT: Tiffany Lankes, Communications Director, The Education Trust–New York 716-225-1961, tlankes@edtrustny.org New York schools disproportionately impose out-of-school suspensions on Black students Statewide, districts suspended a student at least once every minute during the 2016-17 school year...

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Support YWCA Brooklyn on #GivingTuesday, November 28! Now, more than ever, solidarity in support of YWCA Brooklyn's mission to eliminate racism, empower women, and promote peace, justice, freedom and dignity for all is essential.  YWCA Brooklyn is the largest and oldest organization serving...

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Happy Hour for YWLEAD
Black and Yellow Vintage Elegant Invitation

Please join us for a fundraiser to benefit YWCA Brooklyn's College Access and Leadership Development (YW LEAD) Program on October 19, 2017 5pm at Cook and Captains 254 5th Ave., Brooklyn, NY. All ticket sales, and a portion of the bar...

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Celebrating Community at Atlantic Antic 2017
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[caption id="attachment_4248" align="aligncenter" width="768"] Community members stop by YWBK booth[/caption] Each year YWCA Brooklyn staff and volunteers set up shop in their usual spot along Atlantic Avenue for Brooklyn’s oldest and largest street festival, Atlantic Antic. YWCA Brooklyn participates annually to meet new...

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