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2017 Advocacy Platform for Action

YWCA Union County believes that the following themes are central to the empowerment of women and girls in Union County, and intersect with one another. Therefore the YWCA Union County is committed to raising awareness, providing education, promoting inclusion and building coalitions for all people, regardless of race, gender, class, sexual orientation, gender expression or identity, immigration status, as well as underrepresented populations and protected classes. We will provide advocacy on the following:

RACIAL JUSTICE AND CIVIL RIGHTS – INCREASING THE EQUAL PROTECTIONS AND EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES OF PEOPLE OF COLOR.

ADVANCE EDUCATION AND ECONOMIC EMPOWERMENT FOR WOMEN AND GIRLS

IMPROVE THE HEALTH AND SAFETY OF WOMEN AND GIRLS

See our full platform here.