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YWomen Vote 2020 | Virtual Town Hall

Wednesday, September 16, 2020

A conversation with America’s Women. Virtual Town Hall Convened by YWCA USA and YWCA South Florida. REGISTER HERE

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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

YWCA GREATER MIAMI-DADE LAUNCHES 21-DAY RACIAL EQUITY AND SOCIAL JUSTICE CHALLENGE TO SPARK CONVERSATION AND ENCOURAGE ACTION

Monday, June 22, 2020

Challenge Coincides with Agency’s 100th Year, Expansion of Services to Broward County  and Name Change to YWCA South Florida MIAMI (June 22, 2020) – YWCA of Greater Miami-Dade today announced a 21-Day Racial Equity and Social Justice Challenge to engage the community on issues of race, power, privilege and leadership. Scheduled to run June 29 – July 27, the… Continue Reading YWCA GREATER MIAMI-DADE LAUNCHES 21-DAY RACIAL EQUITY AND SOCIAL JUSTICE CHALLENGE TO SPARK CONVERSATION AND ENCOURAGE ACTION

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

YWCA SOUTH FLORIDA SEEKING VIRTUAL VOLUNTEERS TO ASSIST WITH COVID-19 RELIEF PROGRAMMING

Wednesday, April 22, 2020

Volunteers to provide essential support to those most vulnerable. MIAMI, FL (April 22, 2020) – YWCA South Florida is calling all individuals to join its COVID-19-specific virtual volunteering opportunities as part of the organization’s ongoing mission to provide essential services to those in need. Volunteers who contribute their time and energy will play a pivotal… Continue Reading YWCA SOUTH FLORIDA SEEKING VIRTUAL VOLUNTEERS TO ASSIST WITH COVID-19 RELIEF PROGRAMMING

McDonald’s Black & Positively Golden Movement & YWCA USA Team to Help Close Entrepreneurship Knowledge Gap for South Florida Area Budding Moguls

Friday, January 24, 2020

The Golden Arches, with the help of local franchisees, expand YWCA Greater Miami-Dade, Inc.’s Women’s Empowerment 3600 program to help empower minorities in business WHO: McDonald’s USA, through its Black & Positively Golden Movement, YWCA USA and YWCA [insert market] WHAT: McDonald’s USA, through its Black & Positively Golden movement, is extending its partnership with… Continue Reading McDonald’s Black & Positively Golden Movement & YWCA USA Team to Help Close Entrepreneurship Knowledge Gap for South Florida Area Budding Moguls

Human Trafficking Survivor Theresa Flores Partners with the YWCA and It’s A Penalty to Save Human Trafficking Victims at Super Bowl LIV

Thursday, January 23, 2020

On Saturday, January 25th, five human trafficking survivors, led by Theresa Flores, founder of The S.O.A.P. Project (Save Our Adolescents from Prostitution) will team up with more than 500 volunteers to label 60,000 bars of soap with the national human trafficking hotline and deliver them to every hotel in Miami, in an effort to save… Continue Reading Human Trafficking Survivor Theresa Flores Partners with the YWCA and It’s A Penalty to Save Human Trafficking Victims at Super Bowl LIV

NFL HALL OF FAMERS JERRY RICE & STEVE YOUNG OPEN THEIR LATEST 8 TO 80 ZONE IN PARTNERSHIP WITH YWCA OF GREATER MIAMI-DADE, INC. TO BRING FLORIDA ITS NEWEST ESPORTS ARENA

Thursday, January 23, 2020

PRESS RELEASE Location: YWCA of Greater Miami-Dade 351 NW 5th Street, Miami FL 33128 Date: Saturday, February 1 Time: 8:00am EST Media Contact Michelle Knox Forever Young Foundation 602-763-3828 Michelle@foreveryoung.org Brian Prokes Golden Collaborative 407-592-9259 brijoepro@gmail.com Sharonda Glover YWCA Greater Miami Dade, Inc. 305-377-9922 ext 123 sglover@ywca-miami.org NFL HALL OF FAMERS JERRY RICE & STEVE… Continue Reading NFL HALL OF FAMERS JERRY RICE & STEVE YOUNG OPEN THEIR LATEST 8 TO 80 ZONE IN PARTNERSHIP WITH YWCA OF GREATER MIAMI-DADE, INC. TO BRING FLORIDA ITS NEWEST ESPORTS ARENA