YWCA Greater Cleveland

News Archive




12/27/2015 (auroraadvocate.com) Kym Sellers - Recipient of YWCA Greater Cleveland 2016 Women of Achievement Award

12/18/2015 (wkyc.com) YWCA of Greater Cleveland honors women of achievement

12/14/2015: YWCA Greater Cleveland Names 2016 Women Of Achievement

12/9/2015 Conversation About Race Must Include More Voices (cleveland.com)

12/1/2015: YWCA Greater Cleveland Announces Bernie Moreno as Keynote Speaker for 2016 It’s Time To Talk: Forum On Race

11/08/2015 (cleveland.com / sun news) Conversation about race must include more voices

11/03/2015 (ideastream) Perceptions of Black Men

08/29/2015 (cleveland.com) Seeking a preschool for your child? Here's the latest list of openings in the city

06/01/2015 (cleveland.com) Barbara Danforth proves you don't have to be a serial entrepreneur to enjoy multiple careers: Reinvention

3/20/2015 (clevelandjewishnews.com) Women of Excellence March 24 at Landerhaven

3/08/2015 (cleveland.com) The YWCA's conversations on race are a good start -- Northeast Ohio should continue the dialogue: editorial

2/23/2015 (crainscleveland.com) MetroHealth CEO recounts personal experiences to deliver message at forum on race and diversity

2/23/2015 (wkyc.com) YWCA forum discusses improving race relations

2/23/2015 (ideastream.org) Race Talk in Cleveland

2/20/2015 (cleveland.com) 'It's Time to Talk': YWCA's public forums on race start Monday at Renaissance Cleveland

2/19/2015 (politico.com) Cleveland's Race Problem

1/31/2015 (WRUW 91.1 FM) It's About Justice

1/23/2015 (cleveland.com) Jean Murrell Capers, age 102, continues to live with passion and to amaze: Phillip Morris

1/21/2015 (wkyc.com) YWCA to host race relations forum in February

1/21/2015 (wkyc.com) YWCA of Greater Cleveland joins #StartsWithTrust conversation

1/20/2015 YWCA Greater Cleveland to Host It's Time to Talk Forum on Race

1/20/2015 (ideastream.org) - Talking About Race, Police and the Community

1/16/2015: YWCA Greater Cleveland Opens Registration for "It's Time to Talk" Forum on Race

1/ 7/2015: YWCA Greater Cleveland Grants Corporate Responsibility Award

1/7/2015 (cleveland.com) Business Briefs | YWCA Grants Alcoa the Corporate Responsibility Award




12/21/2014 (plaindealer.oh) Social Calendar

12/19/2014 (cleveland.com) YWCA Greater Cleveland names 2014 Women of Achievement

12/15/2014 (ainsfield-wolf.org) Civil Rights Leader Rev. Dr. Otis Moss Jr. Calls For “Deliberate Action” At City Club Of Cleveland

12/15/2014 (csuohio.edu) CSU’s Sonali Wilson named among YWCA’s 2015 Women of Achievement

12/5/2014: YWCA Greater Cleveland Names 2015 Women of Achievement

11/01/2014 (19actionnews.com) Final farewell to Connie Harper of the Call & Post

10/27/2104 (ideastream.org) Remembering Respected Call & Post Editor Connie Harper

10/26/2014 (wkyc.com) Constance "Connie" Harper passes one month before HOF induction

10/25/2014 (19actionnews.com) Call & Post Assoc. Publisher and Exec. Editor Connie Harper dies at 81

10/10/2014 (cleveland.com) YWCA seeking 2015 Women of Achievement nominations

10/1/2014: YWCA Greater Cleveland Calls for 2015 Women of Achievement Award Nominations

8/22/2014 (cleveland.com) YWCA hosting Circle of Women Breakfast in September

8/22/2014: YWCA Greater Cleveland to Host Sixth Annual Circle of Women Breakfast

8/5/2014 (cbcmagazine.com also in print): New Leads: YWCA of Greater Cleveland boasts an alumni association in the form of its Women’s Leadership Initiative

7/24/2014 (schubert.case.edu) Cuyahoga County Launches “Fostering Connections & Community for Young People Aging Out of Foster Care”

07/18/2014 (clevelandjewishnews.com) Shaker Heights’ Brandon to lead Ohio Jewish Communities again

7/16/2014: YWCA Greater Cleveland to Incorporate Therapeutic Services into Early Learning Center Model

7/9/2014: Community Forum on Youth Aging Out of Foster Care

6/23/2014 (newsnet5.com) Sisters of Charity host youth homelessness forum

6/23/2014 (ideastream.org) Aging Out of Foster Care

5/29/14 (wkyc.com) A Student of Angelou in Cleveland Remembers A Giant

5/28/2014: YWCA Greater Cleveland Mourns the Loss of Maya Angelou

5/15/2014 (cleveland.com) Cheers & Jeers: editorial

5/13/2014 (cleveland.com) YWCA applauds Judge Jean Murrell Capers and 6 other Women of Achievement

5/12/2014 (wkyc.com) 2014 Women of Achievement Honored

2/27/2014: Register now for 2014 YWCA Women's Leadership Conference at Cleveland Convention Center

1/27/2014: NFL's Most Senior ranking Executive, Nationally Acclaimed Author to Speak March 6 at YWCA Women's Leadership Conference

1/1/2014 (cleveland.com) Fill This House, Bay Village nonprofit helps former foster kids make it on their own




12/18/2013: YWCA Greater Cleveland Names 2014 Women of Achievement

11/27/2013 (cleveland.com) Foster-care youth need a far better safety net: editorial

11/24/2013 - (cleveland.com) A foster kid's dilemma: When life as you know it ends at 18, then what: Phillip Morris

10/8/2013 - (cleveland.com) YWCA Greater Cleveland's Circle of Women fundraiser draws more than 500

10/8/2013 - (cleveland.com) Saving lives through Foster Care and Adoption Is both challenge and reward: Phillip Morris

9/26/2013: YWCA Greater Cleveland to Host Fifth Annual Circle of Women Breakfast

9/16/2013: Leadership Coach Maia Beatty to Offer Presentation Skills Training at YWCA Greater Cleveland

9/11/2013 - (cleveland.com) YWCA of Greater Cleveland offering career and leadership workshops

8/20/2013 (woio.com) YWCA Greater Cleveland Residents to March in Washington D.C.

8/20/2013: YWCA Residents to March in Washington D.C.

6/2/2013 - (cleveland.com) Leading Diversity Efforts: Erica Merritt
For the past year and a half, Erica Merritt has worked as associate director of leadership and inclusion initiatives at the YWCA Greater Cleveland.

1/29/2013: YWCA Greater Cleveland announces 2013 Women of Achievement

1/7/2013: YWCA Women’s Leadership Conference Develops Resilient Leaders




10/11/2012: YWCA Strengthens GED Services for Women Through Agreement with Old Stone Education Center [Press Release]

10/11/2012: YWCA - Old Stone Education Center FAQ

10/11/2012: YWCA - Old Stone Education Center Media Kit

9/25/2012: YWCA Announces 2012-2013 Boot Camp and Momentum Leadership Participants

9/24/2012 - (The Women's Book) Profiles in Resilience: Margaret Mitchell

The Women's Book shares what's happening for women. In the inaugural Northeast Ohio edition of The Women's Book, YWCA President & CEO Margaret Mitchell shares her story of resilience and inspiration.

9/17/2012: "Stronger For It": Blues Artist Shares Her Story of Foster Care, Homelessness to Support YWCA Programs for Young Adults

9/1/2012 - (Profiles in Diversity Journal, Sep/Oct 2012) 2012 Women Worth Watching
YWCA President & CEO Margaret Mitchell joins nearly 200 senior executive women discussing the importance of education on their career and the future of young women around the world.

9/2/2012 - (WKYC) This Week on Kaleidoscope
Margaret Mitchell, President & CEO, and Erica Merritt, Associate Director of Leadership and Inclusion Initiatives, appeared on Newschannel5's "Kaleidoscope" weekly public affairs program to discuss YWCA Boot Camp and Momentum leadership development programs.

8/16/2012 - (WKYC) 3 on 3: Presidential visit costs, Costco "U.S.-only" hours, woman faces charge for helping kids
YWCA Greater Cleveland President & CEO Margaret Mitchell joins a panel on WKYC's morning show to discuss three of the hottest topics of the week.

8/13/2012: YWCA Greater Cleveland and Your Story Social Offer Social Media Training for Grown-Ups on Sept. 13 & Sept. 18

7/16/2012 - (WCPN) Early Learning Center - listen to our recent mentions on WCPN! 15-second Spot #1, 15-second spot #2, 30-second spot

7/5/2012 - (WKYC) 3 on 3: 'God Particle,' lifeguard fired saving life, working mothers
YWCA Greater Cleveland President & CEO Margaret Mitchell joins a panel on WKYC's morning show to discuss three of the hottest topics of the week.

7/2/2012 – (Campus District Observer) YWCA's Early Learning Center: One Mother's Perspective
Area mother Kristen Miller praises the Early Learning Center for its high-quality childcare in a convenient location

6/28/2012 - (WKYC) 3 on 3: T.J. Lane's assist, "Obamacare" ruling and Ann Curry's last day
YWCA Greater Cleveland President & CEO Margaret Mitchell joins a panel on WKYC's morning show to discuss three of the hottest topics of the week.

6/28/2012 – (Heights Observer) YWCA's Early Learning Center suits local residents
Cleveland Heights parents Tara and Alex Pesta credit the Early Learning Center for their children’s academic skills and self-confidence.

6/21/2012 - (WKYC) 3 on 3: Bullied bus monitor, TSA gets pat down, Curry's "Today" future
YWCA Greater Cleveland President & CEO Margaret Mitchell joins a panel on WKYC's morning show to discuss three of the hottest topics of the week.

6/7/2012 - (WKYC) 3 on 3: Miss USA scandal, Sandusky's jury and hating LeBron
YWCA Greater Cleveland President & CEO Margaret Mitchell joins a panel on WKYC's morning show to discuss three of the hottest topics of the week.

5/31/2012 - (WKYC) 3 on 3: Controversial breastfeeding, Diddy's son's scholarship and a big IRS return
YWCA Greater Cleveland President & CEO Margaret Mitchell joins a panel on WKYC's morning show to discuss three of the hottest topics of the week.

5/16/2012: YWCA Seeks Participants for Boot Camp & Momentum programs

5.14.2012 - (The Plain Dealer) "YWCA Greater Cleveland honors 'Women of Achievement' and gives 'Lifetime Achievement' award at 36th annual awards"

4/24/2012: YWCA Celebrates Women Making a Difference on May 14

4/16/2012: Taking a Stand Against Racism, YWCA and Community Say, "Not in Our Town"

1/27/2012: YWCA Women's Leadership Conference Develops Courageous Leaders 

1/7/2012: YWCA Announces 2012 Women of Achievement 

Cleveland Heights Patch - Barbara Danforth, Lifetime Achievement Award

Fairlawn-Bath Patch - Debra Adams Simmons, Women of Achievement Award

Lakewood Patch - Diane Downing, Women of Achievement Award

Westlake/Bay Village Observer - Lisa Rose, Women of Achievement Award

Solon Patch - Nan Cohen and Sharon Sobol Jordan, Women of Achievement Award



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