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YWCA Glendale & Pasadena Kicks Off Domestic Violence Awareness Month with Campaigns and Events to Raise Awareness, Honor Advocates, and Garner Funds for Domestic Violence Programming

Friday, October 1, 2021

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – October 1, 2021 CONTACT: Heather Masterton, Chief Strategic Engagement Officer, YWCA Glendale & Pasadena E-MAIL: heathermasterton@ywcagp.org CELL: 585-687-8319 YWCA Glendale & Pasadena Kicks Off Domestic Violence Awareness Month with Campaigns and Events to Raise Awareness, Honor Advocates, and Garner Funds for Domestic Violence Programming GLENDALE & PASADENA, CA – This October,… Continue Reading YWCA Glendale & Pasadena Kicks Off Domestic Violence Awareness Month with Campaigns and Events to Raise Awareness, Honor Advocates, and Garner Funds for Domestic Violence Programming

YWCA Advocates for the Adoption of Data Driven Policing Policies to Promote Equity and Public Safety in Glendale on the One Year Anniversary of the Historic Sundown Town Resolution Passage

Wednesday, September 15, 2021

YWCA Advocates for the Adoption of Data Driven Policing Policy Recommendations to Promote Equity and Public Safety in Glendale on the One Year Anniversary of the Historic Sundown Town Resolution Passage Proposed Policy Recommendations Were Drafted by the Coalition for an Anti-Racist Glendale In Response to Key Findings in Occidental College’s report: Arrests: Prevalence, Racial… Continue Reading YWCA Advocates for the Adoption of Data Driven Policing Policies to Promote Equity and Public Safety in Glendale on the One Year Anniversary of the Historic Sundown Town Resolution Passage

YWCA Glendale & Pasadena Launches The Glendale Strong Families Network

Monday, September 13, 2021

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – September 7, 2021 CONTACT: Heather Masterton, Chief Strategic Engagement Officer, YWCA Glendale & Pasadena    E-MAIL: heathermasterton@ywcagp.org    CELL: 585-687-8319 YWCA Glendale & Pasadena Launches The Glendale Strong Families Network City of Glendale Funded Project Will Support Families With School-Aged Children Impacted by COVID-19 to Build New Skills and Networks of… Continue Reading YWCA Glendale & Pasadena Launches The Glendale Strong Families Network

YWCA Glendale & Pasadena Welcomes Fabiola Montiel-Tellez as Inaugural Director of Racial and Gender Equity

Monday, July 19, 2021

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – July 20, 2021 CONTACT: Heather Masterton, Chief Strategic Engagement Officer, YWCA Glendale & Pasadena E-MAIL: heathermasterton@ywcagp.org CELL: 585-687-8319 New Position to Support Individuals and Organizations Address Racism and Sexism While Developing Knowledge and Skills to Center, Deepen and Broaden Equity and Belonging through Education Programming, Trainings & Consultation Services GLENDALE and PASADENA, CA – On… Continue Reading YWCA Glendale & Pasadena Welcomes Fabiola Montiel-Tellez as Inaugural Director of Racial and Gender Equity

Tara Peterson of YWCA Glendale and Pasadena Awarded Sabbatical by LA Foundation in Recognition of Her Leadership

Thursday, July 1, 2021

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – July 1, 2021 CONTACT: Heather Masterton, Chief Strategic Engagement Officer, YWCA Glendale & Pasadena E-MAIL: heathermasterton@ywcagp.org CELL: 585-687-8319; www.ywcagp.org Tara Peterson of YWCA Glendale and Pasadena Awarded Sabbatical by LA Foundation in Recognition of Her Leadership Glendale and Pasadena, CA (July 1, 2021) —Durfee Foundation announced its 2021-2022 Sabbatical Fellowship, leaders… Continue Reading Tara Peterson of YWCA Glendale and Pasadena Awarded Sabbatical by LA Foundation in Recognition of Her Leadership

Introducing YWCA Glendale & Pasadena

Tuesday, March 30, 2021

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – March 30, 2021 MEDIA CONTACT: Heather Masterton, Chief Strategic Engagement Officer E-MAIL: heathermasterton@glendaleywca.org CELL: 585-687-8319 At the close of Women’s History Month, YWCA Glendale and YWCA Pasadena-Foothill Valley Officially Join Forces to Become YWCA Glendale and Pasadena Glendale and Pasadena, CA – YWCA Glendale and YWCA Pasadena-Foothill Valley, two trailblazing gender equity and… Continue Reading Introducing YWCA Glendale & Pasadena

YWCA Glendale & YWCA Pasadena-Foothill Valley Denounce Racism Against AAPI Community

Monday, March 1, 2021

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – March 1, 2021 CONTACT: Heather Masterton, Chief Strategic Engagement Officer, YWCA Glendale E-MAIL: heathermasterton@glendaleywca.org CELL: 585-687-8319   YWCA Glendale & YWCA Pasadena-Foothill Valley Denounce Racism Against AAPI Community We take a Stand Against Racism every day by raising awareness about the impact of institutional and structural racism and by building community among those who… Continue Reading YWCA Glendale & YWCA Pasadena-Foothill Valley Denounce Racism Against AAPI Community

YWCA Glendale Announces 2021 Heart & Excellence Honorees

Monday, March 1, 2021

The YWCA Glendale is delighted to announce that our 24th Annual Heart & Excellence Awards will take place virtually on April 14, 2021 from 12PM-1PM. This event will bring together distinguished guests, government officials, business industry leaders, and current and past event honorees, who exemplify excellence and amplify the YWCA’s mission of eliminating racism, empowering… Continue Reading YWCA Glendale Announces 2021 Heart & Excellence Honorees

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