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Woman of Professional Excellence: Carrie Benedict

Friday, June 19, 2020

Carrie Benedict Assistant General Counsel | KeyBank As Assistant General Counsel, Carrie Benedict serves as KeyCorp’s Primary Mergers & Acquisitions Attorney, she aids in completing M&A transactions. A recent accomplishment of Carrie includes helping KeyCorp acquire the Laurel Road Student Refinances Business, Cain Brothers Investment Bank, HelloWallet Financial Wellness Product, and First Niagara Bank. Carries… Continue Reading Woman of Professional Excellence: Carrie Benedict

Woman of Professional Excellence: Jill Barnholtz-Sloan, PhD

Friday, June 19, 2020

Jill Barnholtz-Sloan, PhD Professor and Director of Research Health Analytics and Informatics | University Hospitals and CWRU Dr. Jill Barnholtz-Sloan is a pivotal force at University Hospitals – smart, collegial and truly an advocate for patients through the power of data. She is a full-time biomedical researcher with a focus on cancer.  In her role… Continue Reading Woman of Professional Excellence: Jill Barnholtz-Sloan, PhD

Woman of Professional Excellence: Jahnel Bailey

Friday, June 19, 2020

Jahnel Bailey Manager, Analytic Data Capabilities | KeyBank As an Analytic Data Capabilities Manager at KeyBank, Jahnel Bailey leads people to better outcomes by driving clarity, navigating change and elevating the performance of those she works with. “Tactically, my team enables the use of data for analytics, optimizing outcomes for KeyBank clients” explains Jahnel. For… Continue Reading Woman of Professional Excellence: Jahnel Bailey

Hope in the Midst of a Crisis

Monday, April 27, 2020

YWCA’s work does not stop just because the whole world has as a result of COVID-19. Today, we’re celebrating one of our very own Independence Place residents! A 24-year-old woman (we are going to call her Karla) has reached several milestones, all in the midst of a pandemic. Karla was experiencing homelessness before she moved… Continue Reading Hope in the Midst of a Crisis

COVID-19 is no equalizer; racism is a public health crisis

Wednesday, April 22, 2020

by Margaret Mitchell, YWCA Greater Cleveland, President & CEO Cleveland – April 21, 2020 – I’m not crying wolf, but simply telling the untarnished truth. The intended consequences of our history have brought us here. The Black community has endured endless campaigns of slavery, exploitation, violence, mass incarceration, housing discrimination, and economic disinvestment. Recent reports… Continue Reading COVID-19 is no equalizer; racism is a public health crisis

YWCA President & CEO Congratulates 21 Day Challenge Participants

Monday, March 30, 2020

Well done, you’ve reached the end of the 21 Day Racial Equity & Social Justice Challenge 2020! Myself, along with the dedicated staff of the YWCA Greater Cleveland, our affiliates across the state and our organizational partners thank you for your commitment and participation. When we started this challenge, no one could have imagined that… Continue Reading YWCA President & CEO Congratulates 21 Day Challenge Participants

COVID-19 Important Programing Updates

Thursday, March 19, 2020

After careful consideration, we have made a number of difficult decisions to protect our program participants and staff. Effective 3/17, YWCA Greater Cleveland’s administrative offices are closed for all non-essential staff. The Early Learning Center is closed until further notice, effective 3/17 All sites (YWCA’s administrative building, Norma Herr Women’s Center, and Cogswell Hall) will… Continue Reading COVID-19 Important Programing Updates