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As we learn to talk THROUGH the issue of racism (instead of around it), we need to share a common language, and deepen our understanding by looking at events and institutions through a racial equity lens. Join us for Let's Talk @ Lunch on Wednesday 8/17 for this critical conversation! Register at the link in our bio! ...

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Don't miss the free classes that participants (and YWCA staff!) call eye opening and life changing! Register for Basic Money Management at the link in our bio! ...

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Our mission to eliminate racism and empower women is at the heart of everything we do. Our YW Culinary program seeks to diversify the food service industry across Chicagoland. Register for our upcoming cohort at the link in our bio! ...

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We have positions available for folks and any stage in their career! Join us in our mission of eliminating racism and empowering women! Click the link in our bio to view our open positions!

#ywcaevanston #ywcaevanstonnorthshore #joinourteam #hiring #joinourmission

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Why should you register for YW Culinary? Employees in the food service industry can work in a variety of settings from large industrial kitchens to small bakeries. This field provides flexible hours to accommodate child and family care. There’s no shortage of restaurants, you can move anywhere and find work! Click the link in our bio to register!

#ywcaevanston #ywcaevanstonnorthshore #ywculinary #workinfood #evanstonrestaurants

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YWCA is thankful for the opportunity to deepen our impact by recently partnering with NorthShore University Health System to provide overnight and weekend in-the-moment support, safety planning, and resources via our crisis line for patients experiencing domestic violence, as well as serve as a main referral partner for survivors in their Pathways program. We will also assist in developing a training curriculum and co-facilitate trainings for hospital personnel to help them address the immediate needs of patients experiencing domestic violence, including emergency shelter placement. ...

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Our Summer of Sex Ed session starts on Monday! You can still register your middle schooler for this program that examines identity, healthy relationships, and consent in a safe space. Click the link in our bio to register!

#ywcaevanston #ywcaevanstonnorthshore #sexed #consent #buildinghealthyrelationships

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Manage all aspects of your finances with Basic Money Management for all! 💰 Our educators break down the steps to creating a budget in a relaxed and judgement-free environment. Register for our upcoming session by clicking the link in our bio!

#ywcaevanston #ywcaevanstonnorthshore #cityofevanston #money #moneymanagement #finances

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Don't miss our YW Culinary Information Sessions! Graduates of YW Culinary have found jobs in restaurants and catering, even catering for YWCA events! Click the link in our bio to register!

#ywcaevanston #ywculinary #cityofevanston #evanstonfood #culinary

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We're here for survivors all day, every day. If you or someone you know needs emergency domestic violence services, call our 24 hour toll-free crisis line at 877-718-1868. All services for survivors are free and confidential.

#ywcaevanston #ywcaevanstonnorthshore #domesticviolence #crisisline #hereforsurvivors

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