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Save The Date! Purse & Passion 2019

Tuesday, July 9, 2019

  Please join us for Purse and Passion on Wednesday, October 23, 2019, at Oakwood Country Club!  More information is to come!  If you would like to donate a new or gently loved handbag, a gift item, or become a sponsor please view our sponsorship packet below! Purse and Passion Sponsorship Packet PDF  

YWCA CVA Host #SAAM Film Screening

Wednesday, March 13, 2019

YWCA SARP TO SCREEN “I AM EVIDENCE” Join YWCA’s Sexual Assault Response Program (SARP) and the University of Lynchburg during Sexual Assault Awareness Month/ #SAAM at the Sydnor Performance Hall on campus for a free documentary film screening of “I AM EVIDENCE”. A talk-back session will follow the screening. From the filmmakers: “I AM EVIDENCE… Continue Reading YWCA CVA Host #SAAM Film Screening

Virginia’s Leadership Crisis: The Intersection of Race and Gender Injustice

Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Please see the statement below from YWCA USA Virginia’s Leadership Crisis: The Intersection of Race and Gender Injustice February 8, 2019  For Immediate Release: Contact: Nancy Yasharoff 202.835.2364 | nyasharoff@ywca.org The events that have gripped the Commonwealth of Virginia over the past week have brought to the fore our nation’s painful history and continued struggles around… Continue Reading Virginia’s Leadership Crisis: The Intersection of Race and Gender Injustice

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