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YWCA in the News

Girls Council awarded grant from Thurston County Treatment Sales Tax Fund - ThurstonTalk.com

Participatory Action Research Team #WhyIFeelEmpowered Instagram Campaign featured on ThurstonTalk.com

Racial Justice Summit & Keynote Nikkita Oliver featured in OlyArts

Governor Inslee to YWCA visit featured on School's Out WA e-News! 

Economic Empowerment Program featured on ThurstonTalk.com 

Local YWCA volunteers featured in The Olympian: Tampons at the Taproom

Olympian Letter to the Editor by Michelle Ryder, Intercultural Foundations Coordinator 

Seattle Times Op-Ed by YWCA Board Member Dr. Karen A. Johnson concerning HB1000/SB5000 (Lethal Use of Force)

EEP Graduate Nancy Hadley featured in ThurstonTalk article about her transition to college 

2016 Other Bank Holiday Distribution Day featured in Olympian Video

Final Olympian Op-Ed from YWCA CEO Hillary Soens: "A Map for Shared Values"

Kearney House, home of YWCA since 1948, featured on ThurstonTalk.com

YWCA Board Treasurer featured in Crain's Seattle E-News: "If I Knew Then" feature

YWCA Olympia Media Release 11/09/16: Continuing to Work for Change

The Olympian: YWCA Olympia receives Understanding & Undoing Racism - Beloved Community Award from the Black Alliance of Thurston County

2016 Young Woman of Achievement included in Olympia School District "Spotlight on Success"

2016 Woman of Achievement Prairie Rose Hyde profiled on ThurstonTalk.com 

YWCA Business of Achievement featured in The Olympian

Op-Ed from YWCA CEO Hillary Soens: "Girls in Thurston County Deserve Praise & Support"

Nisqually Valley News features launch of NEW Intercultural Foundations Program

Tacoma Tribune: "Escaping the Kingdom of Food Service" by Intercultural Foundations Intern, Michelle Ryder

YWCA Endorses I-1491 (Extreme Protection Orders)

ThurstonTalk features YWCA Intern Stephanie Roloff, a FULL CIRCLE intern!

Olympian Op-Ed by YWCA Olympia CEO Hillary Soens: #StandAgainstRacism

Olympian Op-Ed by YWCA Olympia CEO Hillary Soens: United State of Women

The YWCA Workplace Equity Initiative featured on ICSEW Web Blog

Thanks Barbara Burgener for the Letter to the Editor in the Olympian about Spring Into Action!

United Way Women's Leadership Council awards $15,000 for Economic Empowerment Program. Stevie & Hailey featured in Olympian article 

Olympian Op-Ed by YWCA Olympia CEO: Mothers

YWCA EEP Grads Sierra Lininger & Mikia Richard selected for 2016 TOGETHER! Award of Excellence

Olympian Op-Ed by CEO Hillary Soens: Wage Gap & Workplace Equity Initiative

The Olympian: Thurston County Cities Support Equal Pay for Women

In America: YWCA is On A Mission features YWCA Oly CEO Hillary Soens

The Olympian: Women Hone Professional Skills Through EEP-Graduation!

YWCA 2015 Women of Achievement Featured in Spring Issue of Showcase Magazine

YWCA USA: 60-Second Snapshot

ThurstonTalk.com: Girls Without Limits! Member Kaylee Lam part of 1st place Mathletes Team-On to the State Competition  

YWCA CEO Hillary Soens Feb 29 Olympian Op-Ed: A Month's Attention Not Enought for Black History Month

Media Release: YWCA Olympia Launches Brand Awarenes Campaign

YWCA CEO Hillary Soens Jan 25 Olympian Op-Ed: The Time is Always Ripe to do Right 

The Olympian: United Way Releases Report that says 1 in 3 WA State Households Struggle to Afford Basic Life Needs. Other Bank & EEP Highlighted

YWCA CEO Hillary Soens December 21 Olympian Op-Ed: Poverty Dwells Amid Our Culture of Plenty

YWCA CEO Hillary Soens joins Olympian Board of Contributors: Why is "Sexism" A Bad Word?

2015 Women of Achievement Keynote speaker Naomi Tutu featured in The Olympian 

2015 YWCA Women & Business of Achievement Featured in ThurstonTalk.com 

YWCA of Olympia Police Shooting Charging Statement 

Girls Without Limits! featured in Women's Funding Alliance Impact & Action Newsletter 

Girls Without Limits! included in International Examiner "STEMing the Tide"

Volunteers Roll Up Their Sleeves for Day of Caring at the YWCA-The Olympian 

Comcast Impact "Inside CI" features Economic Empowerment Program

YWCA CEO Hillary Soens Olympian Op-Ed "Youth survey reveals 'dark cloud' over teen girls"

ParentMap article features YWCA of Olympia Girls Circle Program

2015 Girls Winter Summit featured in The Olympian (great photos!) 

Comcast In Washington State video highlights Comcast Learning Lab Ribbon Cutting

ThurstonTalk features Comcast Learning Lab & Economic Empowerment Program

Comcast Learning Lab Ribbon Cutting featured in The Olympian

Thurston County Chamber features Comcast Learning Lab

2014 Women of Achievement featured in the Winter Issue of Showcase Magazine

The Olympian "Soundings" (09/30/14): 2014 Woman of Achievement, Rev. Marti Ensign

YWCA Executive Director Hillary Soens interviewed on TCTV's "Mission Non-Profit"

ThurstonTalk.com features 2014 Women of Achievement

YWCA announces 2014 Women of Achievement Honorees

YWCA Executive Director Hillary Soens featured on "Comcast Newsmakers"

YWCA Board Member April Sage named a 40 Under Forty by the Business Examiner

International Examiner features YWCA in article about empowering girls in STEM

The Olympian: Single Moms Stuck in the System

C-SPAN Visits the YWCA