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YWCA South Florida’s 21-Day Racial Equity and Social Justice Challenge Returns

Thursday, February 4, 2021

YWCA South Florida’s 21-Day Racial Equity and Social Justice Challenge Returns to Address Issues of Race, Power, Privilege, and Leadership The 100-year-old social justice organization is expanding the reach of its largest, free community racial and social justice collective learning movement by offering materials in both English and Spanish MIAMI (February 4, 2021) -– YWCA… Continue Reading YWCA South Florida’s 21-Day Racial Equity and Social Justice Challenge Returns

YWCA South Florida Receives Transformative Gift From Billionaire Philanthropist Mackenzie Scott

Monday, December 28, 2020

Transformational Gift Serves as a Catalyst for the Organization’s Racial and Social Justice Work Across South Florida   MIAMI (December 18, 2020) – YWCA South Florida is proud to announce the organization has received a historic $2 million contribution from billionaire venture philanthropist MacKenzie Scott. For the 100-year-old organization in South Florida, whose mission is… Continue Reading YWCA South Florida Receives Transformative Gift From Billionaire Philanthropist Mackenzie Scott

Give Miami Day is Nov. 16-19, 2020

Friday, October 30, 2020

YWCA South Florida is one of the oldest and largest women’s organizations in the nation, serving over 2 million women, girls, and their families. In addition to our families’ increased needs during the COVID-19 pandemic, we remain committed to expanding our community engagement initiatives to address the deepest discrimination happening at the intersection of race… Continue Reading Give Miami Day is Nov. 16-19, 2020

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Go! Latinos Magazine | Breast Cancer leading cause of death for Latinas

Thursday, October 8, 2020

YWCA South Florida offers free breast cancer screenings for Hispanic women in South Florida. Get tested and prevent breast cancer. According to a study by the Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center at the University of Miami, 16,918 South Florida Hispanic residents died of cancer from 2012 to 2016. This study also found that breast cancer is… Continue Reading Go! Latinos Magazine | Breast Cancer leading cause of death for Latinas