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31 AWA Honorees

YWCA HOSTS 31ST ACADEMY FOR WOMEN OF ACHIEVEMENT CELEBRATION

Tuesday, January 31, 2023

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Jan. 27, 2023) – YWCA Nashville & Middle Tennessee hosted its 31st annual Academy for Women of Achievement celebration with a cocktail reception and pinning ceremony at the Music City Center Davidson Ballroom on Thursday, Jan. 26. The 31st AWA honorees are: Jean Ann Banker, Community Volunteer; Hannah Paramore Breen, Founder, Paramore Digital;… Continue Reading YWCA HOSTS 31ST ACADEMY FOR WOMEN OF ACHIEVEMENT CELEBRATION

YWCA RECEIVES $350,000 FEDERAL GRANT TO SUPPORT AMEND TOGETHER – GENDER VIOLENCE PREVENTION PROGRAMMING

Friday, December 9, 2022

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – YWCA Nashville & Middle Tennessee recently was awarded a generous federal grant to support its AMEND Together programming. The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) selected nine organizations for its Grant to Engage Men and Boys as Allies Program . The funded projects engage men as role models and key influencers in primary… Continue Reading YWCA RECEIVES $350,000 FEDERAL GRANT TO SUPPORT AMEND TOGETHER – GENDER VIOLENCE PREVENTION PROGRAMMING

YWCA ANNOUNCES LEADERSHIP UPDATES IN CRITICAL PROGRAM AND DEVELOPMENT DEPARTMENTS  

Wednesday, November 9, 2022

 NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Oct. 27, 2022) – YWCA Nashville & Middle Tennessee is pleased to announce several new leaders in its Domestic Violence Services and Development teams. Daffany Baker was recently named Vice President of Domestic Violence Services where she oversees the operations, programs, and staff at the Weaver Domestic Violence Center.  Before joining the YWCA,… Continue Reading YWCA ANNOUNCES LEADERSHIP UPDATES IN CRITICAL PROGRAM AND DEVELOPMENT DEPARTMENTS  

NASHVILLE PREDATORS TEAM UP WITH YWCA’S AMEND TOGETHER AND SHAN FOSTER TO CHALLENGE VIOLENCE AND CHANGE LIVES

Thursday, October 27, 2022

  Nashville, TN (Oct. 27, 2022) –The Nashville Predators, in conjunction with YWCA Nashville & Middle Tennessee and former NBA playe and Vanderbilt star Shan Foster, are hosting a launch party for the new AMEND Together Podcast on Thursday, Oct. 27. The podcast is the latest component of the crucial work being done by AMEND… Continue Reading NASHVILLE PREDATORS TEAM UP WITH YWCA’S AMEND TOGETHER AND SHAN FOSTER TO CHALLENGE VIOLENCE AND CHANGE LIVES

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YWCA NASHVILLE & MIDDLE TENNESSEE ANNOUNCES COLLABORATION WITH RING TO ENHANCE SURVIVOR SAFETY PLANNING

Monday, September 19, 2022

NASHVILLE, TN – September 19, 2022 – Today, YWCA Nashville & Middle Tennessee announced a new initiative to provide home security tools to help keep victims of abuse safe. Ring, whose mission is to make neighborhoods safer, is donating up to 1,000 Ring Video Doorbells and Security Cameras to YWCA, the largest provider of domestic… Continue Reading YWCA NASHVILLE & MIDDLE TENNESSEE ANNOUNCES COLLABORATION WITH RING TO ENHANCE SURVIVOR SAFETY PLANNING