Showing posts tagged with: "YWCA"

When Women are Civically Engaged our Democracy is Stronger . August 18, 2020

This Women’s History Month blog post was written by Natalie Cone,¬†Manager of State Advocacy and Civic Engagement at the YWCA. The organizing efforts of women in civic engagement have shaped and strengthened our democracy. From the suffragettes who fought for the passage of the 19th Amendment 100 years ago to Fannie Lou Hamer and Ella read more

Partner Spotlight: YWCA USA . February 11, 2015

Last year, 45 local YWCAs in 38 states signed up as National Voter Registration Day (NVRD) partners. The YWCA was the second most represented national network, behind only the League of Women Voters. Beyond their strong NVRD participation, the YWCA mobilized 18 affiliates in 17 states who contacted 2,811 individuals about registering and voting in read more