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YWCA Flying Fish Aquatics Program Receives Grant from USA Swimming Foundation

Tuesday, September 4, 2018

YWCA Evanston/North Shore’s Flying Fish Aquatics program was recently chosen as one of 151 “Make a Splash” local partner programs to receive grant funding from the USA Swimming Foundation in 2018. The awarded money will go toward the Flying Fish Swim School and its ongoing efforts to provide free or reduced cost swim lessons to… Continue Reading YWCA Flying Fish Aquatics Program Receives Grant from USA Swimming Foundation

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YWCA Evanston/North Shore Announces YWomen Leadership Award Recipients

Tuesday, August 28, 2018

YWCA Evanston/North Shore has announced the recipients of its 2018 YWomen Leadership Awards. The awards, which will be presented at the YWomen benefit at the Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel in Chicago on October 13, recognize women who have made an impact in women’s empowerment, racial justice and social change. The 2018 YWomen honorees include: Victoria… Continue Reading YWCA Evanston/North Shore Announces YWomen Leadership Award Recipients

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Flying Fish Compete at Championship Meets, Gibson Shines

Monday, August 6, 2018

Evanston, IL, August 3, 2018 – Several swimmers from the Flying Fish Swim Team, which is part of YWCA Evanston/North Shore, recently competed at championship meets and delivered some fast swims. Matt Gibson led the way for the Flying Fish at the Illinois Swimming Summer Age Group Championships held July 26-29 in Pleasant Prairie, Wisconsin.… Continue Reading Flying Fish Compete at Championship Meets, Gibson Shines