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YWCA South Florida Joins Meghan Markle and Prince Harry’s Archewall Foundations 40×40 Program

Wednesday, August 25, 2021

YWCA South Florida is joining the Duchess of Sussex, Meghan Markle and Prince Harry’s effort to promote the Archewell Foundation’s 40×40 program. As Meghan Markle celebrated her 40th birthday this month and year, she launched the 40×40 message. The 40×40 program challenges people everywhere to contribute 40 minutes of their time to improve their community. Specifically,… Continue Reading YWCA South Florida Joins Meghan Markle and Prince Harry’s Archewall Foundations 40×40 Program

CELEBRATING 100 YEARS, YWCA SOUTH FLORIDA ANNOUNCES BOLD PLANS TO DRIVE EQUITY AND SOCIAL JUSTICE FORWARD IN SOUTH FLORIDA

Monday, June 7, 2021

The Nonprofit’s NEXT! Centennial Celebration Honors its Legacy, Inaugurates Nine Women Leaders as Ceiling Breakers and Ushers in Plan for Next Century MIAMI – (June 4, 2021) —  YWCA South Florida marked its past and future efforts to eliminate racism and empower women during its NEXT! Centennial Celebration on Thursday, June 3. The milestone was… Continue Reading CELEBRATING 100 YEARS, YWCA SOUTH FLORIDA ANNOUNCES BOLD PLANS TO DRIVE EQUITY AND SOCIAL JUSTICE FORWARD IN SOUTH FLORIDA

YWCA South Florida Announces Leadership Changes To Chart Way Forward for Race And Gender Equity

Thursday, April 29, 2021

Leadership Team to Drive Nonprofit’s Invigorated “#100YearsForward” Strategy Created to Accelerate Innovation, Growth and Programming and Achieve Justice for All MIAMI –  YWCA South Florida, a nonprofit dedicated to eliminating racism and empowering women, today announced three leadership changes to carry on its 100-year legacy of social action and moving justice forward for women and people… Continue Reading YWCA South Florida Announces Leadership Changes To Chart Way Forward for Race And Gender Equity

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

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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

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YWCA South Florida Announces New Board of Directors for 2020-2021

Saturday, July 25, 2020

MIAMI – YWCA South Florida is pleased to announce its 2020-2021 Board of Directors and Board Members today, including its first-ever male board member, Glenn C. Davis, CPA. Davis is a senior advisor at Kaufman Rossin and a director in the firm’s risk advisory services department and will be serving on the organization’s Finance Committee. Kelly-Ann Cartwright… Continue Reading YWCA South Florida Announces New Board of Directors for 2020-2021

The New Tropic: How the YWCA is Fighting for Equality

Thursday, June 11, 2020

Thank you to The New Tropic for featuring YWCA South Florida’s 21-Day Challenge!  In a sentence or two, what does your organization do for the community?  YWCA Miami’s mission is to eliminate racism and empower women, promoting peace, justice, freedom and dignity for all. We envision a world of equal opportunity, and we’ve committed ourselves… Continue Reading The New Tropic: How the YWCA is Fighting for Equality