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YWCA NASHVILLE & MIDDLE TENNESSEE HOSTS 10TH ANNUAL WINE WOMEN & SHOES

Monday, May 16, 2022

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (May 12, 2022) – YWCA Nashville & Middle Tennessee hosted its 10th annual Wine Women & Shoes, presented by Regions, at the Renaissance Nashville Hotel on Saturday, April 23. The event featured Nashville’s most extraordinary women gathering, shopping, and bidding to raise money for those who are experiencing domestic violence in Middle Tennessee.… Continue Reading YWCA NASHVILLE & MIDDLE TENNESSEE HOSTS 10TH ANNUAL WINE WOMEN & SHOES

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YWCA NASHVILLE & MIDDLE TENNESSEE HOSTS 10th ANNUAL WINE WOMEN & SHOES EVENT THIS MONTH

Tuesday, April 12, 2022

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (April 8, 2022) – YWCA Nashville & Middle Tennessee is hosting its 10th annual Wine Women & Shoes sponsored by Regions at the Renaissance Nashville Hotel on Saturday, April 23. This event brings Nashville’s most extraordinary women together to support individuals and their families who are experiencing domestic violence. Over the past nine… Continue Reading YWCA NASHVILLE & MIDDLE TENNESSEE HOSTS 10th ANNUAL WINE WOMEN & SHOES EVENT THIS MONTH

YWCA CELEBRATES WOMEN’S HISTORY MONTH – AND ITS RICH NASHVILLE HISTORY – WITH BLUE TRIANGLE HISTORICAL MARKER DEDICATION

Wednesday, March 30, 2022

  NASHVILLE, Tenn. (March 31, 2022) –  YWCA Nashville & Middle Tennessee honored its past at the end of Women’s History Month by recognizing the strong African American women who worked to make Nashville a better place for all. On Tuesday, March 29, a Metro historical marker recognizing the YWCA Blue Triangle Branch was unveiled… Continue Reading YWCA CELEBRATES WOMEN’S HISTORY MONTH – AND ITS RICH NASHVILLE HISTORY – WITH BLUE TRIANGLE HISTORICAL MARKER DEDICATION

YWCA NASHVILLE & MIDDLE TENNESSEE LAUNCHES 21 DAYS OF ANTI-RACISM CHALLENGE

Thursday, March 3, 2022

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – March 3, 2022)  YWCA Nashville & Middle Tennessee is launching a brand new 21 Days of Anti-Racism Challenge next month to build community around racial justice and equity issues. The 21 Day Challenge, presented by leading building products manufacturer LP Building Solutions, is designed to create dedicated time and space to develop… Continue Reading YWCA NASHVILLE & MIDDLE TENNESSEE LAUNCHES 21 DAYS OF ANTI-RACISM CHALLENGE

YWCA HOSTS 30TH ACADEMY FOR WOMEN OF ACHIEVEMENT CELEBRATION

Tuesday, March 1, 2022

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Feb. 23, 2022) – YWCA Nashville & Middle Tennessee hosted its 30th annual Academy for Women of Achievement celebration with a cocktail reception and pinning ceremony at the Renaissance Nashville Hotel on Tuesday, Feb. 22. To ensure the health and safety of the community, the honorees and small number of guests were socially… Continue Reading YWCA HOSTS 30TH ACADEMY FOR WOMEN OF ACHIEVEMENT CELEBRATION

NEW REPORT SHOWS TENNESSEE ONE OF THE WORST STATES FOR DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AS YWCA WORKS TO STOP THE CYCLE OF ABUSE 

Friday, October 1, 2021

(NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Oct. 1, 2021)  The latest report from The Violence Policy Center ranks Tennessee 10th in the nation for the rate that men kill women. The annual report, released just days before Domestic Violence Awareness Month, found that nearly 1,800 women nationwide were murdered by men in 2019. In Tennessee, the study found… Continue Reading NEW REPORT SHOWS TENNESSEE ONE OF THE WORST STATES FOR DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AS YWCA WORKS TO STOP THE CYCLE OF ABUSE 

YWCA HOSTS SHIFT – AN AMEND TOGETHER VIRTUAL CONFERENCE FOR NATIONAL AFFILIATES AND COMMUNITY MEMBERS

Monday, September 13, 2021

(NASHVILLE, Tenn.- Sept. 14, 2021) –  YWCA Nashville & Middle Tennessee’s AMEND Together program is hosting the second SHIFT Conference on Monday, Sept. 23, 2021. This virtual event will feature national and local leaders in the gender-based violence prevention arena and supporters of the AMEND Together program.  Sponsored by Bank of America, SHIFT is a… Continue Reading YWCA HOSTS SHIFT – AN AMEND TOGETHER VIRTUAL CONFERENCE FOR NATIONAL AFFILIATES AND COMMUNITY MEMBERS

YWCA NAMES 2021 ACADEMY FOR WOMEN OF ACHIEVEMENT HONOREES

Monday, September 13, 2021

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Sept. 13, 2021) – YWCA Nashville & Middle Tennessee is recognizing five women and one corporate honoree who have made their mark in Nashville. This inspiring group will be officially inducted into the 2021 Academy for Women of Achievement in spring 2022. The 2021 honorees are: Dr. Glenda Glover, President, Tennessee State University;… Continue Reading YWCA NAMES 2021 ACADEMY FOR WOMEN OF ACHIEVEMENT HONOREES

YWCA NAMES NEW LEADERS AT WEAVER CENTER AND TAPS SEASONED EXECUTIVE TO FILL NEWLY CREATED ROLE OF CHIEF OF STAFF

Wednesday, September 8, 2021

(NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Sept. 8, 2021) YWCA Nashville & Middle Tennessee is pleased to welcome several new members to its leadership team. Joenell Hardyway, LMSW recently joined the nonprofit organization as the Director of Residential & Crisis Services. Hardyway oversees the operation of the 24-Hour Crisis & Support Help Line and Text Line and overall… Continue Reading YWCA NAMES NEW LEADERS AT WEAVER CENTER AND TAPS SEASONED EXECUTIVE TO FILL NEWLY CREATED ROLE OF CHIEF OF STAFF

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YWCA RESUMES STAND AGAINST RACISM LUNCH & LEARN SERIES

Wednesday, September 1, 2021

  (NASHVILLE, Tenn.- Sept. 1, 2021) –  YWCA Nashville & Middle Tennessee is kicking off its Stand Against Racism lunch and learn series on Thursday, Sept. 30, 2021 with a webinar that explores the inadequacies of funding in the realms of K-12 and higher education. In Shortchanging Our Students, education and legal experts will discuss… Continue Reading YWCA RESUMES STAND AGAINST RACISM LUNCH & LEARN SERIES