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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

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World Day Against Trafficking In Persons

Thursday, July 30, 2020

July 30th is World Day Against Trafficking in Persons National Human Trafficking Resource Center Hotline: 1-888-373-7888 The World Day against Trafficking in Persons was proclaimed by the United Nations General Assembly, in its resolution A/RES/68/192. Human trafficking is a serious crime and a grave violation of human rights. Every year, thousands of men, women and children… Continue Reading World Day Against Trafficking In Persons

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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