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Tuesday, October 19, 2021

In our mission to eliminate racism, YWCA Columbus studies both the causes and effects of inequity. And although race does not determine a person’s health, racism can—and does. Historically, Black, Indigenous, and People of Color (BIPOC) groups have been entangled in systems that conspire to negatively impact their quality of life and health. Generations of… Continue Reading Your gift supports dignity for ALL

A Brief History of state-sanctioned violence and discrimination against Latinx People in the United States

Thursday, October 7, 2021

(part 2 of a 2 part series) By: Belen de Leon, YWCA Columbus Program Coordinator Marisa Garverick Herrera, YWCA Columbus Program Manager Lalitha Pamidigantam, YWCA Columbus Policy Analyst In Part One of our series on Hispanic Heritage Month, we examined Latinx identity and discussed the experiences and struggles of Latinx people in Ohio and across… Continue Reading A Brief History of state-sanctioned violence and discrimination against Latinx People in the United States