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Media and Press Releases

On the Town: YWCA honors 7 women and establishes memorial award

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

By Joyce Rudolph For the many gifts they give to the Glendale community, seven women were recognized at the 20th annual YWCA Glendale Legacy Luncheon held earlier this month at the Oakmont Country Club. Receiving the Heart & Excellence Awards were Jeannie Flint, Nancy Guillen, Janet Hamilton, Joan-Patricia “JP” O’Connor, Nancy Stone and Georgiana Wu. Lina… Continue Reading On the Town: YWCA honors 7 women and establishes memorial award

KCRW: Are fears of deportation keeping abuse victims from speaking out?

Thursday, April 20, 2017

By Jenny Hamel  The Trump administration’s tough talk on immigration has had a chilling effect on the immigrant community in Los Angeles, especially on women who are victims of domestic violence and sexual assault. One victim, who requested anonymity out of fear of deportation, described enduring beatings from her husband for many years without ever… Continue Reading KCRW: Are fears of deportation keeping abuse victims from speaking out?

YWCA Glendale to Celebrate Extraordinary Women at 20th Annual Legacy Luncheon

Tuesday, January 31, 2017

MEDIA CONTACT: Carolina Aparicio (818) 242-4155 ext. 213­­ carolinaaparicio@glendaleywca.org GLENDALE, CA, January 30, 2017 — YWCA Glendale will celebrate the incredible achievements of six exceptional women in the greater Glendale community with the Heart and Excellence Awards at the 20th Annual YWCA Glendale Legacy Luncheon. The event will take place on April 5, 2017 at… Continue Reading YWCA Glendale to Celebrate Extraordinary Women at 20th Annual Legacy Luncheon