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YWCA Greater Lafayette Lights Up Riehle Plaza for October Awareness

Sunday, September 26, 2021

YWCA Greater Lafayette will host Light Up Riehle Plaza, October 1, at 7:00pm, as the kick-off event for October’s Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Domestic Violence Awareness Month and YWCA’s 4th Annual Power of the Purse Challenge. In previous years, Light Up Riehle Plaza has served to bring awareness to breast cancer, one of the leading health… Continue Reading YWCA Greater Lafayette Lights Up Riehle Plaza for October Awareness

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MISSION UPDATE: September 2021 Newsletter

Tuesday, September 21, 2021

Welcome Lindsey Mickler, President & CEO YWCA Greater Lafayette Board of Directors is pleased to announce the appointment of Lindsey Mickler as their new President & CEO. Beth Bangs, YWCA Board Chair, said Mickler is a versatile, highly adaptable, results-oriented professional with proven nonprofit leadership and management skills. “Mickler brings to YWCA extensive experience in… Continue Reading MISSION UPDATE: September 2021 Newsletter

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YWCA Receives Healing Art Grant From Indiana Arts Commission

Tuesday, July 21, 2020

For Immediate Release Contact Tracy Hurd 765-427-4119 YWCA Greater Lafayette is among the recipients of $2.8 million in grants approved by the Indiana Arts Commission and announced Monday morning. for community-based arts projects. The grants allocate state and federal funds to support organizations and projects in 2021. The award of $2,910 to YWCA Greater Lafayette… Continue Reading YWCA Receives Healing Art Grant From Indiana Arts Commission

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YWCA Greater Lafayette Receives Grant from Google.org to Empower Women and Underserved Americans

Wednesday, July 15, 2020

For Immediate Release Contact Tracy Hurd 765-427-4119 YWCA Greater Lafayette has received a grant to implement its Empowerment Suits You program for the local community as part of Google.org’s $5 million-dollar commitment to YWCA USA.  YWCA Greater Lafayette is proud to be a member of the inaugural cohort of grantees at 12 local associations in… Continue Reading YWCA Greater Lafayette Receives Grant from Google.org to Empower Women and Underserved Americans

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Closing the Gap: Stories and Strategies for Creating an Inclusive Healthcare Culture

Tuesday, February 5, 2019

Join YWCA Greater Lafayette, Purdue Center for Cancer Research and Indiana Minority Health Coalition of Tippecanoe County for a candid conversation to shine a light in inequalities in healthcare experiences. We will hear stories from real patients, and discuss how everyday interactions contribute to the bigger picture of disparities in health outcomes along racial, social,… Continue Reading Closing the Gap: Stories and Strategies for Creating an Inclusive Healthcare Culture