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YWCA Statement on Buffalo Shooting

Monday, May 16, 2022

YWCA Statement on Buffalo Shooting May 16, 2022   “Today, Black families in Buffalo woke up without someone they loved, someone they depended on, someone they laughed with, someone they cried on…only because they were Black in America. These horrific shootings are not the result of a lone extremist or an individual suffering from a… Continue Reading YWCA Statement on Buffalo Shooting

Protecting Abortion Access and Reproductive Justice “Take a Stand Against Ohio House Bill 598”

Wednesday, May 4, 2022

Take a Stand Against Ohio House Bill 598 Find Your Representatives: Ohio House: https://www.ohiohouse.gov/members/district-map Ohio Senate: https://www.ohiosenate.gov/senators/district-map Draft Language: Use the draft script when you contact your representative, but be sure to make it personal! Hello, I’m a constituent of Representative/Senator ____________. I live in [City/Town]. I’m calling/writing to urge [Representative/Senator] to vote against House Bill 598.… Continue Reading Protecting Abortion Access and Reproductive Justice “Take a Stand Against Ohio House Bill 598”

YWCA Columbus to Join YWCAs Across Nation for the Stand Against Racism Challenge

Friday, March 11, 2022

Press Release – MARCH 11, 2022   YWCA Columbus to Join YWCAs Across Nation for the Stand Against Racism Challenge YWCA Columbus will be joining YWCAs across the nation for the Stand Against Racism Challenge on April 4, 2022. Previously known as the 21-Day Racial Equity and Social Justice Challenge, the Stand Against Racism Challenge… Continue Reading YWCA Columbus to Join YWCAs Across Nation for the Stand Against Racism Challenge

Black History Month: the living legacy of Black women’s leadership

Monday, February 21, 2022

By: Klarke Griffith (she/hers), 2nd year- 2024, Major: Politics, Philosophy, and Economics with a specialization in Law, Policy, and Governance Lalitha Pamidigantam, Policy Advisor, YWCA Columbus Throughout history, Black women have steadily led the way to liberation. From the abolition of slavery to Black Lives Matter, Black women have played pivotal roles in our history… Continue Reading Black History Month: the living legacy of Black women’s leadership