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Media and Press Releases

YWCA Glendale announces permanent closure of pool and hosts commemoration event

Thursday, November 9, 2017

November 9, 2017 Contact: Sylvia Chinn YWCA Glendale (818) 242-4155 sylviachinn@glendaleywca.org YWCA Glendale announces permanent closure of pool and hosts commemoration event Glendale, CA November 9, 2017 – Amid years of decline in pool usage, rising operating costs and anticipated reinvestment, YWCA Glendale will permanently close its swimming pool and end its aquatics program on… Continue Reading YWCA Glendale announces permanent closure of pool and hosts commemoration event

Glendale Domestic Violence Homicide Hits Close to Home as Advocates Prepare for Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Glendale, CA, September 25, 2017 —  As domestic violence survivors and advocates with YWCA Glendale geared up to observe Domestic Violence Awareness Month throughout October, news broke of a local Glendale women found dead in her home last Saturday in an apparent murder-suicide. The incident illustrates the need for greater awareness and increased community support to prevent… Continue Reading Glendale Domestic Violence Homicide Hits Close to Home as Advocates Prepare for Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Underserved youth enjoys arts and crafts during last week of YWCA’s Camp Y

Wednesday, August 2, 2017

By Priscella Vega For Paige Kenyon, seeing children participate in new activities and flourish through a summer camp geared toward low-income families is inspiring. The 18-year-old has volunteered her time to the YWCA of Glendale’s Camp Y – which began in 2010- since she was in seventh grade. Now, she serves as the camp director’s… Continue Reading Underserved youth enjoys arts and crafts during last week of YWCA’s Camp Y