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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