Why is it “the way things are”?

Categories: Advocacy

We’ve been asking the question “why” a lot here at the YWCA of San Francisco & Marin. Why do so many women need our services? Why are so many women over fifty unemployed? Why can’t seniors afford their apartments? Why do women of color earn less than white women, and why do women earn less …

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We’re starting something big!

Categories: Advocacy

We’re launching a powerful new program! We don’t have to tackle life’s biggest challenges alone. Through our advocacy program, we are going to make positive changes in our communities, together. We all face big challenges in our lives, and too often we face them alone. What if we didn’t have to? What if we had …

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In the News: YWCA USA CEO in the NY Times

Categories: In the News
Read this great article featuring our fearless CEO on what makes her a strong Executive Woman! Executive Women, Finding (and Owning) Their Voice: November 13, 2014: New York Times article and video featuring YWCA USA CEO Dara Richardson-Heron.