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YWCA Evanston/North Shore to offer training centered on domestic violence

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

YWCA Evanston/North Shore is offering a 40-hour domestic violence in-person training opportunity March 12 – 22 at the YWCA, 1215 Church Street in Evanston. Training sessions will be held March 12,13, 15, 19, 20, and 22, from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. The cost of the entire program is $255. YWCA Evanston/North Shore’s program is… Continue Reading YWCA Evanston/North Shore to offer training centered on domestic violence

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YWCA Evanston/North Shore to screen “On Her Shoulders” in commemoration of International Women’s Day

Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Evanston, IL — On Thursday, March 7, YWCA Evanston/North Shore will screen the documentary “On Her Shoulders” in commemoration of International Women’s Day, which is March 8. The screening will be held at the Wilmette Theater, 1122 Central Avenue, Wilmette, at 6:30 pm. A reception at YWCA’s Shop for Good, located at 1107 Central Avenue… Continue Reading YWCA Evanston/North Shore to screen “On Her Shoulders” in commemoration of International Women’s Day

YWCA/YMCA Crosstown Classic raises $5,000 to support Evanston Swims!

Thursday, January 31, 2019

Evanston, IL – On January 18 and 20, more than 200 swimmers from McGaw YMCA’s swim team (MYST) and YWCA Evanston/North Shore’s Flying Fish competed in the fourth annual Crosstown Classic meet to raise money for the Evanston Swims! program. The event, which was held at both the YMCA and YWCA, netted approximately $5,000. The following… Continue Reading YWCA/YMCA Crosstown Classic raises $5,000 to support Evanston Swims!

Leslie Paluch to manage policy and advocacy at YWCA Evanston/North Shore

Sunday, January 27, 2019

Leslie Paluch has joined YWCA Evanston/North Shore in the role of policy and advocacy manager. She will develop and oversee policy work that advances YWCA’s mission to eliminate racism and empower women. Paluch, who previously served as a fellow focusing on justice reform at The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights in Washington, D.C.,… Continue Reading Leslie Paluch to manage policy and advocacy at YWCA Evanston/North Shore

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Rachel Sax named to impact measurement post at YWCA Evanston/North Shore

Sunday, January 27, 2019

Rachel Sax has been named impact measurement manager at YWCA Evanston/North Shore. In this newly created position, she will analyze data to assess the impact of YWCA programming and create in-depth understanding of how the organization can expand on its mission to eliminate racism and empower women. Sax believes a quantitative approach will help YWCA… Continue Reading Rachel Sax named to impact measurement post at YWCA Evanston/North Shore