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Stay Informed

YWCA Greater Lafayette is dedicated to improving the lives of women and girls in Indiana, and our supporters play a vital role in that work. There is always something happening, or something to get involved in at YWCA Greater Lafayette. Staying up to date on events, news and program developments is one of the best ways you can help the organization. Stay informed. Get involved. Support our mission. Spread the word.

Here are a few ways you can keep abreast of everything happening at your YWCA.

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  • Pick up a program guide from our front desk for a quick rundown of all our program offerings and event schedule for the current season.

 

YWCA Greater Lafayette News & Events

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Black History Month 2021

Wednesday, March 10, 2021

Do you know who Bayard Rustin was? Have you ever heard the name Rose Marie McCoy? Do you know who to thank for transporting refrigerated goods? YWCA Greater Lafayette celebrates Black History Month 2021 by recognizing often over-looked men and women and their contributions and accomplishments throughout America’s history. In a time when racial injustices… Continue Reading Black History Month 2021

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YWCA Greater Lafayette Opens New Dress for Success Affiliate

Wednesday, March 10, 2021

  LAFAYETTE, IN: YWCA Greater Lafayette is pleased to announce the opening of Dress for Success Greater Lafayette at its 605 N. 6th Street campus in Lafayette on March 8, International Women’s Day. “For more than 91 years, YWCA Greater Lafayette has been on a mission to eliminate racism and empower women through our many programs… Continue Reading YWCA Greater Lafayette Opens New Dress for Success Affiliate

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YWCA Accepting Artist Submissions for May Exhibit

Sunday, February 28, 2021

YWCA Greater Lafayette is now accepting artist submissions for “New Beginnings: From Victim to Survivor,” in exhibition at Tippecanoe Arts Federation May 7-28. “New Beginnings” tells stories of surviving violence and trauma through art – for hope, healing and awareness. In 2020, YWCA was awarded a grant from the Indiana Arts Commission to support YWCA healing… Continue Reading YWCA Accepting Artist Submissions for May Exhibit

Support Legislation That Empowers Women

YWCA is on a mission to eliminate racism, empower women, stand up for social justice, help families and strengthen communities. We’ve been at the forefront of the biggest issues of the day for 160 years: from voting rights to civil rights, from affordable housing to pay equity and from violence prevention to health care reform. We carry on this long tradition of social action and advocacy to advance our mission — and you are a crucial part of this work. Your voice is critical as we advocate for policies that bring us closer to eliminating racism, empowering women, and ensuring peace, justice, freedom and dignity for all.

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