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YWCA Elects New Board Members

Tuesday, July 19, 2022

The YWCA of Rochester and Monroe County Announces New Board Members The YWCA of Rochester and Monroe County announces new board members As YWCA continues its mission of eliminating racism and empowering women, the organization has announced its new board members for the 2022-2023 board year. New members include: Jennifer Arbore (CPA, Partner, The Bonadio… Continue Reading YWCA Elects New Board Members

Until Justice Just Is

Monday, May 9, 2022

Pledge to advance racial justice in the home, the workplace and the community. To support YWCA’s work to address the effects of systemic racism click here.  

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YWCA Now Accepting Cryptocurrency Donations

Thursday, May 5, 2022

YWCA is pleased to offer its newest giving vehicle for your charitable contributions, cryptocurrency. Donating crypto can help you maximize your charitable impact and tax savings. For more information visit: Donate Cryptocurrency  

Sojourner Place of Play

Monday, November 9, 2020

On August 19, 2020 Board and Staff of YWCA of Rochester & Monroe County joined with supporters of Sojourner Home to dedicate the Sojourner Place of Play at YWCA.  The playground dedication was part of the announced partnership in which YWCA assumed certain Sojourner permanent housing programs and the transfer of endowment funds to enhance… Continue Reading Sojourner Place of Play

YWCA Proud Service Partner to Breaking Ground

Monday, November 9, 2020

YWCA of Rochester and Monroe County is now a support service partner to Breaking Ground’s Eastman Commons housing complex. Located at 1630 Dewey Avenue in Rochester, Eastman Commons has been transformed from a deteriorating, vacant and contaminated manufacturing building into a anew affordable residential housing complex.  The project provides 80 one-bedroom rental units where residents… Continue Reading YWCA Proud Service Partner to Breaking Ground