YWCA Greater Cleveland


YWCA Upcoming Events

Luncheon with Yvonne Pointer

 April 5th at 12:30PM

 A luncheon to be held during National Crime Victims Rights Week will feature Ms. Pointer speaking about her own experience with finding and utilizing support services and partnering with the criminal justice system to bring her daughter's killer to justice. Since 1984, she has worked tirelessly to create safer communities in and out of the City of Cleveland.

Ms. Pointer is the co-founder P.A.C.K, (Parents Against Child Killing), the founder of Positive Plus Women's Support Group, an active member of P.O.M.C. (Parents of Murdered Children), and was inducted into the Ohio Women's Hall of Fame in 1991. 

Following Ms. Pointer's remarks, there will be a panel discussion and follow-up questions taken from the audience.

To attend, please RSVP to events@ywcaofcleveland.org 


Cleveland International Film Festival: Ovarian Psychos

March 30th at 2:35 PM or April 1st at 9:50 PM 

Use the code YWCA to get discounted tickets! 

Join us on Mar. 30th or Apr. 1st at the CIFF for a showing of Ovarian Psychos directed by Joanna Sokolowski and Kate Trumbull-Lavalle. 

OVARIAN PSYCOS  explores the lives of young women in California who turned a bicycling brigade into a movement to educate their community about the violence and struggle that women of  color face.




YWCA Greater Cleveland's Signature Events


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

Women's Leadership Conference, MAY: a network of more than 200 women meet each year (in conjunction with the Women of Achievement Award Luncheon) to grow professionally.

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


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