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Latest News from YWCA National Capital Area

Looking for the latest news? You’ve come to the right place. Member of the media with a story request? Contact Sarah Graham, Manager of Communications & Advocacy, at sgraham@ywcanca.org or (202) 626-0728.

Help Us Feed Local Families: Support our Food Pantry

Wednesday, May 20, 2020

While we all struggle with balancing daily schedules right now,  most families still find time to relax and recharge. However, for those experiencing food insecurity, this down time still contains a continued reminder of what isn’t there. Food. Recently, The Washington Post editorial board said “though many groups are racing to feed their neighbors with creative and generous efforts, they cannot… Continue Reading Help Us Feed Local Families: Support our Food Pantry

APPLY TODAY: 2020 EmpowerSTEAM Summer Academy

Monday, May 18, 2020

While we may still be limited with in-person interactions, the YWCA National Capital Area is preparing for a creative, educational and impactful summer STEAM virtual experience, starting June 1, 2020! Sign up today! Called the EmpowerSTEAM Summer Academy, our FREE 9-week interactive thematic program is designed to empower underserved middle/high school girls to Lead, Create and Explore the world of Science, Technology, Engineering,… Continue Reading APPLY TODAY: 2020 EmpowerSTEAM Summer Academy