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Roe v. Wade Overturned: What You Need to Know in Utah

Thursday, June 30, 2022

YWCA Utah stands in solidarity with YWCA USA and YWCA’s across the country. We will continue to make our voice heard and support Utah organizations fighting for abortion rights and reproductive justice. More Information on Utah’s Trigger Laws  Please note, Utah law specifically uses the word woman in their statute and we acknowledge that this… Continue Reading Roe v. Wade Overturned: What You Need to Know in 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

SL Chamber Highlights CEO of YWCA Utah

Wednesday, March 30, 2022

Thank you to Salt Lake Chamber of Commerce for highlighting YWCA Utah CEO Liz Owens for Women’s History Month and sharing the stories and advice that Liz brings to women’s issues. Credit: https://slchamber.com/liz-owens-of-ywca-utah/ Liz Owens of YWCA Utah — Eliminating Racism and Empowering Women During March, the Salt Lake Chamber is highlighting influential women in… Continue Reading SL Chamber Highlights CEO of YWCA Utah

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