Month: August 2019

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Twitter storm senate to vote

Trainings we offer!

Wednesday, August 28, 2019

YWCA Monterey County will be hosting a Harm Reduction training for the Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children (CSEC).

Preventing gun violence

YWCA USA: Preventing Gun Violence

Thursday, August 22, 2019

“Women’s experiences of gun violence are inextricably linked to domestic violence. Some 4.5 million women in the U.S. have been threatened with a gun by an intimate partner, and nearly 1 million women alive today have been shot, or shot at, by an intimate partner. In an average month, 50 women in the U.S. are… Continue Reading YWCA USA: Preventing Gun Violence



Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Our YWCA USA Podcast! YWCA USA CEO Alejandra Y. Castillo sits down for an engaging conversation with advocate, organizer, and attorney, Mónica Ramirez. During this interview, they discuss the fight to end gender-based violence and promote gender justice, and Mónica shares her story and legacy as the daughter and granddaughter or migrant farmworkers, who taught… Continue Reading YWCA Podcast – YWCA USA


New Interactive Data Map

Tuesday, August 20, 2019

In case you missed it, we launched YWCA’s new interactive data map recently! This innovative tool showcases our network’s impact, and features key data for each local YWCA as well as county- and state-level demographic data. Click on the link to find out more about the YWCA’s impact.