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YWCA is hiring for a new position: Advocacy Coordinator!

YWCA is hiring for a new position: Advocacy Coordinator!

YWCA Southeastern MA to expand policy advocacy work with new position funded by Women’s Fund   NEW BEDFORD, MA – The Women’s Fund recently awarded a grant to the YWCA of Southeastern MA to create a part-time Advocacy Coordinator position, which posted today.   “The YWCA is excited to create this new position which will… Continue Reading

YWCA addresses Menstrual Equity in New Bedford and Beyond

YWCA addresses Menstrual Equity in New Bedford and Beyond

  At the February School Committee meeting, six middle school girls asked New Bedford’s mayor, superintendent, and school committee to consider the issue of menstrual equity in New Bedford Public Schools. The girls are members of the YWCA Girls Exclusive afterschool program and their self-named initiative, Justice Flow, is a project designed to help students… Continue Reading

Under One Roof: This is what is happening this week!

Under One Roof: This is what is happening this week!

What an extraordinary journey it has been to see the plans for the Under One Roof blue prints made into a tangible reality. For the past 8 months, SouthCoast Improvement has propelled the components of the building in various types of weather and continue to do a fabulous job. In a few months, the building… Continue Reading