Sexual Assault Awareness Month

In the past year we have seen increased media and community attention about sexual violence in the military and on college campuses. It can be overwhelming sorting through the information, myths and facts about sexual assault, but the conversation is one that needs to keep happening. More >

YWCA in Women's History

The YWCA has played a major role in the women’s movement in the United States. Many of our YWCA leaders have led important change and been involved in major historic events, like the March on Washington and the Women’s Suffrage Movement. Now is the time to celebrate their stories! More >

Nonprofit VOTE Website

Earlier this month, Nonprofit VOTE debuted their new website, including the nation's largest online library for voter engagement resources for nonprofits. More >

Increasing Community Awareness

YWCA of Western Massachusetts Executive Director Mary Reardon Johnson recently spoke on WGBY's Connecting Point about domestic violence, its prevalence in the Springfield community and available community resources. More >

Y Run? For Women and Girls

The upcoming Y Run? For Women and Girls 10K run on November 16 will help provide much needed public awareness and support for survivors of domestic violence, sexual assault and for out-of-school and parenting youth. More >


Upcoming Job Fairs

Drop by our job fairs on Thursday, April 17 from 9:00am-3:00pm and Wednesday, April 23 from 5:00pm-8:00pm.  Learn more about the YWCA, available employment opportunities and employee benefits.  Both events will be at 1 Clough Street, Springfield, MA 01118.  Can't make it to the job fairs?  Check out our open positions here.   





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