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A Letter From Our Interim CEO

Monday, December 20, 2021

Dear Readers, It has been my honor to serve as YWCA Greater Cleveland’s Chief Program Officer for the past ten years and now to take on the role of Interim President and CEO. In the spirit of this season of reflection, I am proud to look back at my time here working alongside our outgoing… Continue Reading A Letter From Our Interim CEO

Until Justice Just Is.

Thursday, December 9, 2021

UNTIL JUSTICE JUST IS YWCA Greater Cleveland is proud to be a part of the Until Justice…Just Is campaign. Each month this year, we have covered a different topic to explore some of the many areas in which true justice is needed, and what we can do to achieve equity in our community and our… Continue Reading Until Justice Just Is.

2022 Women of Achievement Honorees

Thursday, October 28, 2021

YWCA GREATER CLEVELAND TO HONOR 8 WOMEN AT THE 46TH WOMEN OF ACHIEVEMENT CELEBRATION  YWCA Greater Cleveland celebrates another year of its signature Women of Achievement celebration. This year’s event will be locally televised on May 26th at 7:00 PM on Channel 3 WKYC. The Women of Achievement Academy boasts over 200 past honorees, all of whom are esteemed leaders,… Continue Reading 2022 Women of Achievement Honorees

YWCA Greater Cleveland President & CEO Margaret Mitchell to Become CEO of YWCA USA

Thursday, October 14, 2021

YWCA GREATER CLEVELAND PRESIDENT & CEO MARGARET MITCHELL TO BECOME CEO OF YWCA USA Cleveland – October 14, 2021 – President & CEO of YWCA Greater Cleveland, Margaret Mitchell, has been selected as the new CEO of YWCA USA after an ambitious 10-month national search. “I am not a Clevelander but got here as fast… Continue Reading YWCA Greater Cleveland President & CEO Margaret Mitchell to Become CEO of YWCA USA

Until [Food] Justice…Just Is.

Thursday, September 16, 2021

UNTIL [FOOD] JUSTICE…JUST IS. YWCA Greater Cleveland is proud to be a part of the Until Justice…Just Is campaign. Join us as we cover a different topic each month to explore some of the many areas in which true justice is needed, and what we can do to achieve equity in our community and our… Continue Reading Until [Food] Justice…Just Is.

We Stand in Solidarity

Tuesday, August 31, 2021

WE STAND IN SOLIDARITY Twice this summer, the office of our sister YWCA in Alliance has been graffitied and vandalized with obscenities, anti-Semitic symbols, and a white supremacist slogan. We applaud the leadership of Stacie Weimer, Executive Director of YWCA Alliance, and Shana Smith, CEO of YWCA Canton, for their work organizing a unity walk created to… Continue Reading We Stand in Solidarity

Join Us in Supporting Cleveland’s Youth

Thursday, August 19, 2021

Every year, as youth age out of the foster care system, many are not given the opportunity to thrive. Independence Place provides the stability and safety needed for residents to achieve permanent housing, seek educational and career development opportunities, meet physical and mental health goals, and develop life and parenting skills. A previous resident of Independence Place,… Continue Reading Join Us in Supporting Cleveland’s Youth