News and Updates

YWCA Receives Award from Black Alliance of Thurston County

YWCA receives 2016 Understanding & Undoing Racism - Beloved Community Award from the Black Alliance of Thurston County.

YWCA Olympia Endorses I-1433

YWCA Olympia Endorses Initiative Measure #873

Washington State Initiative Measure 873 (AN ACT relating to the use of deadly force by a law enforcement officer or peace officer; amending RCW 9A.16.040; and creating a new section)

Week Without Violence

YWCA Endorses I-1491

I-1491 is a 2016 Washington State Initiative (Extreme Risk Protection Orders) to the people which will allow families and law enforcement to petition a court to temporarily suspend a person’s access to firearms if there is documented evidence that an individual is threatening harm to themselves or others. 

Stand Against Racism Newsletter Sept 2016


This week YWCA launched the first #StandAgainstRacism e-Newsletter. 

Youth Advisory Board

Tuesday, September 6, 2016 - 5:30pm