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We Need to Call it Domestic Violence – (Tennessean Op/Ed by YWCA CEO Sharon K. Roberson)

Sunday, June 24, 2018

“Police find 4 dead in murder-suicide at Murfreesboro home”  (WMC-TV 5-28) “4 killed in apparent murder-suicide at Tennessee home, police say” (FOX News Channel 5-29) Friends attend vigil for Cassidy Ganey, young mom killed in Murfreesboro murder-suicide (DNJ 5-30) These are just a handful of the headlines that announced the murders of Cassidy Ganey, her… Continue Reading We Need to Call it Domestic Violence – (Tennessean Op/Ed by YWCA CEO Sharon K. Roberson)

Tennessee Ranks Top 10 For Domestic-Related Homicides (NewsChannel 5)

Sunday, June 24, 2018

  NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The state of Tennessee is top ten in the nation for domestic violence homicides, according to local experts. Tragedy unfolded Saturday night when police found Tonya Davis dead in the entryway of her home on Southside Court. Her husband, Cleveland Lamont Bell, admitted to police he shot his wife during a… Continue Reading Tennessee Ranks Top 10 For Domestic-Related Homicides (NewsChannel 5)

SAR 2018

Stand Against Racism Honors Past, Highlights Present & Focuses on Future

Saturday, April 28, 2018

    (NASHVILLE, Tenn.)—YWCA Nashville & Middle Tennessee hosted the annual Stand Against Racism April 27 and 28 with a community rally in Public Square Park and a Youth-Led Forum at the Downtown Nashville Public Library. The Stand Against Racism is a signature campaign of YWCA USA to build community among those who work for… Continue Reading Stand Against Racism Honors Past, Highlights Present & Focuses on Future