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 3/2/2017 (wkyc) Square Talk | Margaret Mitchell

1/6/2017 (cleveland.com)  Cleveland Exceeds Goal to House 100 Homeless Youths in 100 Days

12/14/2016 (clevelandjewishnews.com) ADL's Gray to receive YWCA Women of Achievement Award

11/23/2016 (ideastream.com) The Sound of Ideas: College Hunger, Homelessness & Preparing Hot Meals for Those in Need

11/20/2016 (wnwv.com) Nov. 20 Wavelengths, Community Affairs

11/17/2016 (newsnet5.com) Cleveland agencies ramping up efforts to end youth homelessness

10/28/2016 (wkyc.com) 'Rising' episode inspires volunteers to create mural for YWCA

10/22/2016 (wkyc.com) PHOTOS: Volunteers craft mural thanks to WKYC's 'Rising' 

10/18/2016 (wkyc.com) Rising: Former foster child's reflection on "twisted" past leads to healing (filmed at YWCA)

10/04/2016 (cuyahogacounty.us) DCFS Formally Presents Proceeds from the First Annual Race for Home

10/02/2016 (cleveland.com) Racial profiling 'destroys American values of fairness, justice': Margaret Mitchell, YWCA of Greater Cleveland

09/30/2016 (clevelandmagazine.com) Youth Goals: House 100 Homeless Kids in 100 Days

09/28/2016 (usich.gov) 100 Day Challenge Furthers Our Understanding of How to End Youth Homelessness

09/13/2016 (ideastream.org) Cleveland/Cuyahoga Co. Participating in 100-Day Challenge to End Youth Homelessness 

09/07/2016 (mystatesman.com) Advocates to participate in challenge to end youth homelessness

08/11/2016 (takepart.com) Here's How Three Cities Aim to Beat Youth Homelessness This Year

08/01/2016 (cleveland.com)  YWCA Greater Cleveland seeks nominees for 2017 Women of Achievement

07/28/2016 (huffingtonpost.com) 100 Day Challenge 

07/25/2016 (awayhomeamerica.org) Three Communities Launch 100-Day Challenges to End Youth Homelessness

07/19/2016 (cpl.org) America's Civic Square recap: What Women Want in Candidates

07/19/2016 (laprensatoledo.com) CPL hosts national series 'America's Civic Square'

07/14/2016 (callahanfoundation.org) YWCA Greater Cleveland receives $10,000 grant from Callahan Foundation

06/22/2016 (ryangireland.com) YWCA Greater Cleveland feature

06/21/2016 (lakewoodobserver.com) Race for Home 5K and 1 Mile Walk

06/07/2016 (cleveland.com) Parade the Circle workshop needs helping hands (slide 6)

06/02/2016 (ideastream) The Sound of Ideas: Foster Care Age Extension

05/02/2016 (WKYC) WKYC President Micki Byrnes receives YWCA Women of Achievement Award

05/02/2016 (WKYC) WKYC Gen. Manager Micki Brynes honored by YWCA 

04/06/2016 (Fresh Water Cleveland) YWCA Greater Cleveland announces 2016 Women of Achievement awards 

04/04/2016 (WCPN ideastream) First 2000 Days: What is Quality? 

04/01/2016 (cleveland magazine) The Lost Ones

03/07/206 (linkedin.com) YWCA Cleveland Presents It's Time To Talk: Forums on Race 2016

03/02/2016 (clevelandjewishnews.com) AJC Cleveland to present awards March 30 

02/26/2016 (medinagazette) 'Words hurt. Words matter': Cleveland YWCA leaders speaks on diversity, racism

02/23/2016 (wkyc.com) YWCA hosts roundtable talks about race

02/16/2016 (freshwatercleveland.com) It's Time to Talk Essay on Race: Adaora Nzelibe Schmiedl

02/16/2016 (freshwatercleveland.com) It's Time to Talk Essay on Race: Tim Zaun

02/12/2016 (wkyc.com) Sara's Circle: Empowering Women with Margaret Mitchell

02/11/2016 (cleveland.com)  Medina Diversity Project steps up efforts to increase awareness of racial issues

02/09/2016 (freshwatercleveland.com) YWCA tackles racism with It's Time to Talk forum 

02/05/2016 (medinagazette) Cleveland YWCA leader to speak at forum

02/04/2016 (cleveland.com) Greater Cleveland YWCA president to lead forum on race at Medina Black History Month program

01/28/2016 (freshwatercleveland.com) Enter YWCA's It's Time to Talk Forum on Race essay contest

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

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 (ideastream.org) - Talking About Race, Police and the Community

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

5/15/2014 (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

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

12/19/2014 (cleveland.com) 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

9/11/2013 - (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.

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.

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.

9/1/2012 - (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.

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.

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

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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