Blog Posts from April, 2018

Snap it, report it. New YWCA tool helps you report problematic ads

It’s time to challenge the media that shapes our lives. Media is a powerful tool; it informs how we see each other, ourselves and the world around us...

Purposeful Repurposing

Sexualization of women and the corresponding hypermasculinization of men are overwhelmingly visual issues. In all areas of society, it’s virtually...

Celebrating Janet Austin’s Installation as Lieutenant-Governor of BC

After 15 years serving as the CEO of YWCA Metro Vancouver, Janet Austin has been appointed to the distinguished role of Lieutenant Governor of...

National Volunteer Week 2018

Every year for National Volunteer Week , we share stories about our inspiring volunteers to recognize their dedication to helping YWCA Metro...