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Local children prepare for final summer camp musical performance

Wednesday, August 1, 2018

Numbers from the musical “The Lion King” will be performed in Glendale this Friday, featuring some of the city’s youngest residents. YWCA Glendale’s summer camp for youth called Camp Y encourages children to explore the arts and expand their knowledge of skills such as singing, dancing and acting. Read the full story here.

YWCA Glendale Appoints New Board Members and Launches New Strategic Plan

Monday, July 30, 2018

MEDIA CONTACT                                                                                                           FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Sylvia Chinn                                                                                                                        July 30, 2018 (818) 242-4155 ext. 213 sylviachinn@glendaleywca.org   YWCA Glendale Appoints New Board Members and Launches New Strategic Plan Glendale, CA —YWCA Glendale welcomes Jessica McConnell First, Armine Petrosyan, Ayana Rose, and Taline Saad to the Board of Directors, effective July 2018. These new directors… Continue Reading YWCA Glendale Appoints New Board Members and Launches New Strategic Plan

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

Shepherd’s Door Executive Director Linda Offray to Be Honored at YWCA Glendale’s Legacy Luncheon

Tuesday, August 6, 2019

Glendale, CA, March 25, 2019 Linda Offray, Executive Director of Shepherd’s Door Domestic Violence Resource Center of Pasadena, will be honored at YWCA Glendale’s largest annual fundraising event, the Legacy Luncheon and Heart & Excellence Awards on April 18. Linda Offray is the founder of Shepherd’s Door, a local resource center providing assistance and support… Continue Reading Shepherd’s Door Executive Director Linda Offray to Be Honored at YWCA Glendale’s Legacy Luncheon