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YWCA participates in Wyoming Community Foundation challenge

Thursday, April 11, 2019

This story is part of the Wyoming Community Foundations challenge to get community members to vote for 1 of 3 local non-profit organizations, including the YWCA of Sweetwater County, the Boys & Girls Club of Sweetwater County, and CLIMB Wyoming.  The non-profit with the most votes will receive a $500 grant provided by Searle Brothers… Continue Reading YWCA participates in Wyoming Community Foundation challenge

YWCA gets new Executive Director

Thursday, January 10, 2019

YWCA Sweetwater County is proud to announce that Melinda Baas will take over the Executive Director position recently vacated by Lauren Schoenfeld who has moved on to different opportunities. Melinda has worked at YWCA for the past 11 years.  She started as the Big Brothers Big Sister Director in 2007 leading the program until it… Continue Reading YWCA gets new Executive Director

Domestic Violence Awareness Month Proclamation

Friday, October 19, 2018

October is Domestic Violence Awareness month.   All month YWCA – Center for Families & Children (YWCA -CFC) Staff are hosting activities that promote a better understanding of domestic violence and its impact on our communities.   On Tuesday night YWCA – CFC Director, Taneesa Congdon, was at the Green River City Council meeting.  Green River Mayor Pete… Continue Reading Domestic Violence Awareness Month Proclamation