The YWCA is holding a “Survivors” Luncheon to celebrate their 160th year in operation.
The YWCA is the oldest and largest multicultural women's organization in the world. Across the globe, they have more than 25 million members in 106 countries, including 2.6 million members and participants in 300 local associations in the United States.
More important than the numbers, is their mission to eliminate racism and empower women. The YWCA provide safe places for women and girls, build strong women leaders, and advocate for women's rights and civil rights in Congress.
Women come to the YWCA in times of crisis, as survivors of rape or domestic violence. They come for job training and career counseling. They come for childcare. They come for health and fitness. They come for a variety of reasons. But they come. And they leave with a renewed spirit, new skills, and stronger lives.
For more information, visit YWCANevada.org