Nominate a Woman of Distinction Today!

The YWCA Women of Distinction Awards inspire others to achieve by recognizing the leadership of women in a variety of arenas. YWCA Women of Distinction have brought key issues facing women, girls and people of color to the forefront. The awards recognize outstanding women in Southeastern Massachusetts whose lives and accomplishments reflect the YWCA’s Mission…

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YWCA SEMA Launches Vaccine Education & Outreach Project!

Thanks to funding from the Health Resources in Action Massachusetts COVID-19 Community Grants, YWCA Southeastern Massachusetts will begin a seven-month pilot project, YWCA COVID-19 Relief and Recovery Project, to increase vaccinations. This project will include education for individuals who are hesitant about getting vaccinated, assist those who lack access to transportation, and serve residents who…

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Together, We Can Dismantle Racism

One Year Later: How Far Have We Actually Come? On April 20, 2021, Derek Chauvin was convicted of third-degree murder, second-degree unintentional murder, and second-degree manslaughter. Among activists, the feeling was of relief, but not closure. Although it was the right decision, it was just one decision. Hundreds of families affected by police violence never…

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Watch the YWCA’s 18th Annual Red Dress (Virtual) Fashion Show!

YWCA Southeastern Massachusetts hosted its 18th Annual Red Dress Fashion Show to raise awareness of heart disease in women. Even though we could not be together in person, we still WORE RED, celebrated women in our community, and raised awareness about women’s heart health. Click HERE to view the recording of this year’s Red Dress…

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Order Your Until Justice Just Is Gear Today!

Show your support for the YWCA’s Until Justice Just Is campaign for racial justice! Black unisex crew neck cotton t-shirts are available in Adult and Youth sizes. Supplies are limited so order today! Adult Sizes $20 (S, M, L, XL) Youth Sizes $10 (XS, S, M, L) Bumper Stickers $5 Click here to place your…

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How You Can Help During COVID-19

April 2, 2020 YWCA Southeastern Massachusetts remains steadfast in our commitment to provide services to our residents and families in need. We have taken steps to practice social distancing such as operating our administrative offices remotely, but the fact remains that as a human service organization there are still clients in our community that need…

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