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YWCA Glendale Receives Historic $1M Donation from Philanthropist MacKenzie Scott

Tuesday, December 15, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – December 15th, 2020        CONTACT: Heather Masterton, Chief Strategic Engagement Officer, YWCA Glendale  E-MAIL: heathermasterton@glendaleywca.org CELL: 585-687-8319                 YWCA Glendale Receives Historic $1M Donation from Philanthropist MacKenzie Scott  Largest Individual Donation Made to 95-Year Old Organization Will Ensure Financial Sustainability and Future Impact GLENDALE, CA – Today, Novelist, Billionaire, and Venture Philanthropist… Continue Reading YWCA Glendale Receives Historic $1M Donation from Philanthropist MacKenzie Scott

Request for Proposals for Nonprofit Affordable Housing Developers

Tuesday, November 3, 2020

November 3rd, 2020 (GLENDALE, CA) YWCA Glendale invites the submittal of qualifications from affordable housing developers interested in developing and operating affordable housing for low and moderate income families on the eastern parcel (pool) land area which contains approximately 8,600 SF, including a 6,350 SF basement for subterranean garage. YWCA Glendale intends to execute a… Continue Reading Request for Proposals for Nonprofit Affordable Housing Developers

YWCA Glendale Chosen As 2020 Nonprofit of the Year By Assemblymember Laura Friedman (D-CA)

Monday, September 14, 2020

GLENDALE, September 14th – YWCA Glendale is proud to announce it has been selected as a 2020 California Nonprofit of the Year by California Assemblymember Laura Friedman. YWCA Glendale is one of over a hundred other nonprofits that will be honored by their state senators and assemblymembers for their tremendous contributions to the communities they… Continue Reading YWCA Glendale Chosen As 2020 Nonprofit of the Year By Assemblymember Laura Friedman (D-CA)

A Statement from YWCA Glendale CEO Tara Peterson on the Murder of George Floyd and the Pathway to Healing and Reconciliation

Tuesday, June 2, 2020

Words do not capture the immeasurable pain of this last week. We witnessed the brutal murder of George Floyd by a police officer in Minneapolis, while three other officers looked away and witnesses cried for help and an end to the brutality. And we lost over 100,000 lives in our country to COVID-19, with a… Continue Reading A Statement from YWCA Glendale CEO Tara Peterson on the Murder of George Floyd and the Pathway to Healing and Reconciliation

YWCA Glendale Repurposes Lending Library into Curbside Food Pantry to Meet Families’ Needs During COVID-19

Thursday, March 26, 2020

March 25th, 2020 (Glendale, CA) On Wednesday, March 25th, the YWCA Glendale repurposed its existing Community Lending Library Box on the corner of Lexington Drive and Geneva Street to meet the needs of its most vulnerable neighbors during the COVID-19 public health crisis and Shelter in Place Order. Non perishable food items will be stocked… Continue Reading YWCA Glendale Repurposes Lending Library into Curbside Food Pantry to Meet Families’ Needs During COVID-19