YWCA Utah’s Story

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Staff Member Reaches 20-Year Anniversary at YWCA Utah

Sunday, July 31, 2022

Joan Remund celebrates 20 years with YWCA Utah spanning roles as Case Manager, Transitional Housing Director, Director of the Salt Lake Area Family Justice Center, and most recently Program Administrator for domestic violence services.  Remund joined YWCA Utah staff in 2002 as a Case Manager in the Kathleen Robison Huntsman (KRH) Apartments transitional housing program.… Continue Reading Staff Member Reaches 20-Year Anniversary at YWCA Utah

Celebrating Pride Month and Juneteenth

Tuesday, June 14, 2022

This month, we celebrate Juneteenth and Pride Month in the midst of the ongoing fight against anti-Black racism and violence. As we worked on compiling this month’s content, we asked how can we use this moment to deepen our collective understanding of how Black Liberation is Queer Liberation. We hope the content we have curated will illuminate the… Continue Reading Celebrating Pride Month and Juneteenth

Thank You for Supporting LeaderLuncheon

Tuesday, May 24, 2022

WE OFFER OUR GENUINE GRATITUDE FOR YOUR SUPPORT AT LEADERLUNCHEON  YWCA Utah is still buzzing after our signature event just days ago! LeaderLuncheon created space for honest conversations, open hearts, and sincere gathering to uplift the organization’s impactful work, honor the Outstanding Achievement Award winners, and learn from keynote speaker and YWCA supporter Angela Davis,… Continue Reading Thank You for Supporting LeaderLuncheon

Happy International Women’s Day

Tuesday, March 8, 2022

We honor International Women’s Day by sharing this year’s theme to “Break the Bias,” an idea that all women, especially those of color and part of the LGBTQ community, are deserving of peace, justice, freedom, and dignity. Our mission is to eliminate racism and empower women, so we take today to give room to women… Continue Reading Happy International Women’s Day

Advancing Racial Equity – Learn More. Do More.

Wednesday, February 16, 2022

FOREWORD Happy 2022 from YWCA Utah. Racial equity is a state of social change that seeks to eliminate racial disparities by an ongoing and intentional practice of changing policies, systems, and structures. Our Learn More. Do More. newsletter is dedicated to continued learning and exploration of ways to take action in racial equity and social justice work. From podcasts to books,… Continue Reading Advancing Racial Equity – Learn More. Do More.