YWCA Greater Cleveland



YWCA Upcoming Events

Cleveland's Young Professionals Week: Cleveland's Leading Ladies

June 29, 2017 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm

Back by popular demand, our Leading Ladies lunch session will feature four women who are shattering the glass ceiling. Join Margot Copeland of KeyBank, Lisa Rose of Dix & Eaton, Margaret Mitchell of YWCA Greater Cleveland, and Patricia M. Inglis Esq of the San Francisco 49ers as they share their experiences as women who are winning in the workplace. This session is moderated by Shibani Faehnle of She in the CLE. Your ticket price includes lunch.


Lessons From Uplifting Leaders - July 13, 2017 - 12:00PM


Early in 2017, local consultants Barbara Brown and Margie Flynn (of BrownFlynn fame) released a book about leadership. Uplifting Leaders* (*Who Happen to be Women) weaves together advice and stories from 25 of the nation’s most influential female executives. With perspectives from the stock market (Adena Friedman, President & CEO of NASDAQ) to the global food industry (Denise Morrison, President & CEO of Campbell Soup) and many other industries, Brown and Flynn shed light on the strides women are making in the workforce and the world. Join us for a conversation about lessons from ladies who lead.

Panelists include:
Margie Flynn, co author, Uplifting Leaders
Susan M. Fuehrer, Medical Director, Louis Stokes Cleveland VA Medical Center
Jerry Sue Thornton, Former President, Cuyahoga Community College

Tickets: $20 members/$35 nonmembers.


Training for Working with LGBTQ Youth Conference

Sept. 28th and 29th

Time/Schedule TBA

Free to attend, free Continuing Education Units available.
Sponsored by VOCA





YWCA Greater Cleveland's Signature Events


Women of Achievement Awards Luncheon, MAY: honoring the most distinguished and notable women in Northeast Ohio.

It's Time to Talk: Forums on Race, FEB: tackling a difficult and important conversation with honest discussions on the path to cultural competency.

Circle, SEPT: a unique philanthropic society joined in support of YWCA's NIA programs.


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