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YWCA South Florida Responds to Roe v. Wade Potential Overturn

Tuesday, May 3, 2022

Late Monday night, POLITICO broke the news that they had obtained a draft majority opinion written by Justice Samuel Alito detailing that the Supreme Court has voted to overturn the 1973 Roe v. Wade decision. This decision, while not final, would end federal constitutional protection of the right to an abortion and leave it up to each… Continue Reading YWCA South Florida Responds to Roe v. Wade Potential Overturn

YWCA South Florida announces First But Not The Last inductees

Wednesday, April 20, 2022

Miami, Fla. – YWCA South Florida has unveiled six local leaders as the second annual delegation for the organization’s “First But Not The Last” Women Leaders of South Florida event. Inductees include Dr. Lilian Abbo, infectious disease specialist with Jackson Health System; Irela Bague, Chief Bay Officer for Miami-Dade County; Lucia Davis-Raiford, president of The… Continue Reading YWCA South Florida announces First But Not The Last inductees

YWCA South Florida Announces First But Not The Last Event Co-Chairs

Sunday, March 6, 2022

YWCA South Florida announces annual gala co-chairs Miami, Fla. – YWCA South Florida has announced this year’s co-chairs for its annual gala, “First But Not The Last” Women Leaders of South Florida event, on June 3, 2022, at Gulfstream Park. Mayela Rojas Sanchez and Barbara Fonte will lead the event host committee over the next… Continue Reading YWCA South Florida Announces First But Not The Last Event Co-Chairs