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Pets are welcome here – Amazon delivers holiday gift to help build pet shelter

Thursday, December 3, 2020

(NASHVILLE, Tenn. – December 3, 2020)  Pets are a part of our everyday lives. Pets are an important source of comfort and emotional support. Pets are part of the family. But for women and children experiencing domestic abuse, fear of abuse of their beloved pets is a barrier to finding safety for themselves. “We see… Continue Reading Pets are welcome here – Amazon delivers holiday gift to help build pet shelter

YWCA Announces Stand Against Racism Series – Healthcare in a Time of Crisis (Sept. 24,2020)

Thursday, September 17, 2020

(NASHVILLE, Tenn.) –  YWCA Nashville & Middle Tennessee is continuing its virtual Stand Against Racism lunch and learn series later this month, with a webinar focusing on COVID-19 and the impact on communities of color. We face two global pandemics – COVID-19 and racial injustice. At this intersection, nearly one-third of Black people in the… Continue Reading YWCA Announces Stand Against Racism Series – Healthcare in a Time of Crisis (Sept. 24,2020)

21 Day Challenge Helps Us Fulfill Our Mission of Eliminating Racism

Wednesday, August 12, 2020

Thank you, Nashville and Middle Tennessee, for accepting The Challenge. No, I’m not talking about the Instagram campaign where millions of women have been posting selfies with the hashtags #challengeaccepted and #womensupportingwomen, meant to unite women across the world to empower each other while protesting interpersonal and structural violence. However, this photo-hashtag challenge did overlap… Continue Reading 21 Day Challenge Helps Us Fulfill Our Mission of Eliminating Racism

YWCA Family Learning Center Students Overcome Obstacles and Achieve Success

Thursday, July 30, 2020

(NASHVILLE, Tenn. – July 28, 2020) YWCA Nashville & Middle Tennessee recognized 32 graduates from its Family Learning Center at the 2020 Virtual Graduation on Saturday, July 25. The students earned their High School Equivalency diplomas after passing the challenging HiSET (formerly GED) test. Through a partnership with the Hispanic Family Foundation, YWCA offers classes… Continue Reading YWCA Family Learning Center Students Overcome Obstacles and Achieve Success