Nominate A Woman of Distinction!

Do You Know A Woman of Distinction? Nominees for this award are women who: – Strongly support and promote the YWCA Mission of eliminating racism and empowering women. – Demonstrate strong and growing commitment to the community through her time as a volunteer. – Demonstrate exceptional skills as a role model and/or mentor of women…

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Staff Retreat at Round the Bend Farm!

Last week our YWCA staff took a moment away from the YWCA offices and programs and headed out to Round the Bend (RTB) Farm in Dartmouth. Round the Bend Farm, in collaboration with Northstar Learning Centers and Youth Opportunities Unlimited, has been partnering with the YWCA since 2020 through the Mainfest Love Program to help…

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Free Digital Literacy Workshops

Digital Literacy Workshop Flyer

Join us for these free digital literacy workshops! Starting with google suite, we will cover Resume writing, writing cover letters, and interviewing skills. Attend all or one, the choice is up to you. Take advantage of this opportunity and register Here.

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Girls’ Exclusive Summer Program is now enrolling!

Girls' Exclusive Summer Program Flyer

The YWCA Girls’ exclusive program is a high quality after school and summer program for girls ages 10-12 in southeastern Massachusetts. The goal of the program is to empower girls by cultivating academic, social and emotional learning skills such as teamwork, empathy, responsibility, initiative, and problem solving. Weekly activities include nature and sustainability, the visual…

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Stand Against Racism Challenge: Debrief Session

sar challenge debrief may 3 at 12pm

The Stand Against Racism Challenge is designed to create dedicated time and space to build more effective social justice habits, particularly those dealing with issues of race, power, privilege, and leadership. We know these discussions can be difficult and can bring up powerful emotions, but your commitment to increasing your awareness is what will help…

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SAR: Panel Discussion on Reproductive Justice

Panel Discussion on Reproductive Justice

We are very excited to partner with YWCA Rhode Island for this Stand Against Racism event. The Panel Discussion on Reproductive Justice will take place on Wednesday, April 27, 2022 from 6 – 7PM. Moderated by: Marlene Cerritos-Rivas, Health Equity Program Manager, Partners in Health Panelists include: Soraya Dossantos, Founder, Maternal Nurturing Collective Samia Walker,…

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The Annual Bechdel Test Show: Watch the Recording Now!

The Annual Bechdel Test Show

This year’s Annual Bechdel Test Show took place on Monday, March 21st. The Annual Bechdel Show, hosted by Gail Fortes, takes a close look at current Oscar nominees through the lens of gender and race. This year the show took place virtually. Panelists discussed this year’s nominees and analyzed their depictions of race and gender.…

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Stand Against Racism Challenge: Register Now

stand against racism challenge. we can't wait.

Have you registered for this year’s Stand Against Racism Challenge yet? Starting April 4, the Stand Against Racism (SAR) Challenge virtual learning tool will be available! This tool and the challenge itself are designed to create dedicated time and space to build more effective social justice habits, particularly those dealing with issues of race, power,…

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YWkids School Age Childcare Program: Now Enrolling

YWkids School Age Program is designed to offer educational experiences in a structured environment. We provide and construct hands on, theme based activities in subjects such as art, physical education, science, literature and other areas. We lead children through the discovery process as individuals, partners, and as members of a group.   Contact Andrea Davidson…

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International Women’s Day: The Numbers Tell the Story

women's alliance

  International Women’s Day:  The Numbers Tell the Story It is well documented that when women share parity with men, their families are healthier, their communities are more stable and economic growth advances. This year, as we celebrate International Women’s Day, the Women’s Alliance of Southeastern Massachusetts lets the numbers tell the story. 112 –…

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