YWCA Week Without Violence: Building a Safer & More Just World

YWCA Week Without Violence: Building a Safer & More Just World

Friday, October 9, 2020

Building a Safer & More Just World According the the New England Journal of Medicine, around one in four women* and one in ten men experience some form of intimate partner violence; violence such as physical, emotional, psychological or sexual abuse. While such violence persists within all communities, it disproportionately impacts Queer, Trans, Black, Indigenous, … Read More

Summer Snapshots: Student Leadership Board

Thursday, September 17, 2020

Learn more about the Student Leadership Board Program at YWCA Berkeley/Oakland in the video above!   Are you passionate about increasing access and equity within your community through organizing campaigns and events?  Looking for Anti-Racism Resources? Click Here to get started!  Join the Student Leadership Board Program to build knowledge, skills and connections to create positive changes … Read More

Summer Snapshots: Financial Literacy

Tuesday, September 1, 2020

Learn about the Young Women* Financial Literacy program in the video above! The YWCA Berkeley/Oakland is dedicated to eliminating racism, empowering women,* developing leaders and promoting peace, justice, freedom and dignity for all. The hallmark programs of the organization work toward fulfilling this mission, including the Young Women* Financial Literacy Program. The program addresses the … Read More

Summer Snapshots: Racial Justice and Advocacy

Thursday, August 20, 2020

Learn about the Racial Justice and Advocacy program in the video above! This Fall Semester, the Racial Justice and Advocacy program will be co-collaborating and will be meeting virtually for weekly, interactive meetings. Together we will explore how grassroot movements combined with policy can be used as a tool for racial justice and collective liberation. … Read More

Summer Snapshots: English in Action

Thursday, August 6, 2020

Meet the English in Action Program in the video above! Welcome to English in Action! EIA is a language exchange program where students and community members can practice English. Each English partner will be paired with a volunteer tutor to simply practice speaking English and learn more about each other. Tutors do not need any … Read More