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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

YWCA Glendale’s 23rd Legacy Luncheon to feature Keynote Speaker Chris Carson and Master of Ceremonies Amber Lee in Signature Event Honoring Local Women Leaders

Tuesday, March 3, 2020

GLENDALE, CA — YWCA Glendale, a leading nonprofit providing safe shelter, supportive services and empowerment programming for women and children is delighted to announce its 23rd Annual Legacy Luncheon will take place on June 11, 2020 at the beautiful La Cañada Flintridge Country Club. This event will be emceed by CBS2/KCAL9’s Amber Lee, will feature… Continue Reading YWCA Glendale’s 23rd Legacy Luncheon to feature Keynote Speaker Chris Carson and Master of Ceremonies Amber Lee in Signature Event Honoring Local Women Leaders

YWCA Glendale & YWCA Pasadena-Foothill Valley Partner for Summer Camp

Thursday, February 20, 2020

YWCA Glendale and YWCA Pasadena-Foothill Valley are joining forces by combing YWCA Glendale’s Camp Rosie and YWCA Pasadena-Foothill Valley Girls Rise Leadership Camp to leverage resources and deepen its community impact to empower girls in the Burbank, Glendale and Pasadena school district. The decision to combine summer camps was made after a year of partnering… Continue Reading YWCA Glendale & YWCA Pasadena-Foothill Valley Partner for Summer Camp

YWCA Glendale Announces 2020 Heart & Excellence Award Honorees

Wednesday, January 22, 2020

We are delighted to announce the YWCA Glendale’s 2020 Heart & Excellence Award Honorees. We invite you to join us for our 23rd Annual Legacy Luncheon on April 15th, where we will pay homage to the 100th anniversary of women’s right to vote by recognizing trailblazing women from Glendale, Burbank and Pasadena who have made… Continue Reading YWCA Glendale Announces 2020 Heart & Excellence Award Honorees

YWCA Glendale Urges Glendale Unified School District to Pass Resolution Recognizing the Rich Culture, Contributions and Value of Black Students and Community Members

Tuesday, January 14, 2020

(Glendale, CA) On Tuesday, January 14th, the Glendale Unified School District will have the opportunity to make history by adopting a resolution to acknowledge their responsibility to address racism on school campuses and to formally observe and celebrate February as Black History Month, and the week of February 3rd-7th as “Black Lives Matter at School:… Continue Reading YWCA Glendale Urges Glendale Unified School District to Pass Resolution Recognizing the Rich Culture, Contributions and Value of Black Students and Community Members

During Domestic Violence Awareness Month, #1Thing Can Make All the Difference

Thursday, September 26, 2019

Glendale, CA – Domestic violence impacts millions of people each year, but it can be prevented. It requires the collective voice and power of individuals, families, institutions, and systems – each whose “one thing” adds a valuable and powerful component to transforming our communities. That is why the October, during Domestic Violence Awareness Month (DVAM),… Continue Reading During Domestic Violence Awareness Month, #1Thing Can Make All the Difference

YWCA Glendale Proposes Affordable Housing Initiative

Tuesday, September 24, 2019

The YWCA Glendale is requesting proposal from professional consultants to provide affordable housing consultant services. The RFQ aims to attract professional Owner’s Representatives who have a thorough understanding of developing affordable housing with non-profit based organizations. Applicants must have the experience, technical resources, and capacity required to represent owners in community/stakeholder engagement, project management, planning… Continue Reading YWCA Glendale Proposes Affordable Housing Initiative

YWCA Glendale Holds Inaugural Annual Purple Tie Awards for Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Tuesday, September 24, 2019

Glendale, CA –YWCA Glendale and the Glendale Commission on the Status of Women presents the Candlelight Vigil and Purple Tie Awards for Domestic Violence Awareness Month.  The Candlelight Vigil honors those who have lost their lives to domestic violence, while the inaugural Purple Tie Awards highlight men in the community who work to support domestic violence… Continue Reading YWCA Glendale Holds Inaugural Annual Purple Tie Awards for Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Asbarez: ANCA-Glendale’s 2019 Gala Honors Community Members, Organizations

Monday, September 23, 2019

GLENDALE—The Armenian National Committee of America – Glendale Chapter recently held its 2019 Award and Appreciation Gala. The purpose of the gala is to celebrate and highlight the work and achievements of distinguished individuals and local organizations that have made considerable contributions to the betterment of our community, and the City of Glendale. Read the… Continue Reading Asbarez: ANCA-Glendale’s 2019 Gala Honors Community Members, Organizations