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YWCA Union County Blog


  • Welcome to the YWCA Union County Blog!

    • by ywca_admin
    • October 24, 2017

    As we wrap up Domestic Violence Awareness Month, and as the YWCA Union County approaches its 40th year of providing services for victims of domestic violence, we are proud to introduce monthly blogs on our new website.  These blogs will give us an opportunity to share our voice on current issues that relate to the […]

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  • A New Year – New Challenges

    • by ywca_admin
    • January 5, 2018

    Here at the YWCA Union County, we anticipate a year filled with commitment to our mission, continued energy and passion for our work with survivors of domestic violence, and the excitement of celebrating 40 years of domestic violence work. Yet from the perspective of the YWCA it often seemed as if every public policy proposal, funding change, legislative issue, and more, was in direct opposition to YWCA priorities and values. 

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  • Why I March

    • by ywca_admin
    • January 24, 2018

    When I stand in solidarity with others as I did at the Women’s March, I experience hope that  – one issue at a time, one day at a time – committed people across this great nation will bring us back to those ideals of racial and social justice.

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  • My Black History

    • by ywca_admin
    • February 15, 2018

    We are at a very interesting time in our history where racism is allowed to flourish and even encouraged by people who are in power. Just a few years ago, racism was just an undercurrent in the fabric of our society and not allowed to gain the momentum that we see today.

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