YWCA News & Events

YWCA AGM: There’s no such thing as a ‘perfect victim’

This year, our Annual General Meeting ( AGM ) was billed as an event that would explore the fallout from Jian Ghomeshi’s sexual assault trial. The...

YWCA: One Movement, Many Hearts

Each year, YWCA staff, board members and volunteers from across Canada gather for the Annual Members Meeting ( AMM ). This year, the event took place...

Announcing the 2016 YWCA Women of Distinction Awards recipients

YWCA Metro Vancouver is pleased to announce the recipients of its 33rd annual Women of Distinction Awards. More than 1,400 guests and volunteers...

Women of Distinction - Live Auction Sneak Peek!

Recognized nationally, the YWCA Women of Distinction Awards honours individuals and organizations whose outstanding activities and achievements...

The art of community: Jacintha Krish's gift to YWCA Cause We Care House

When artist Jacintha Krish started planning her annual trip to Vancouver, she was inspired by the work of the YWCA and wanted to contribute. So she...

YWCA Canada at the UN's 60th session of the Commission on the Status of Women

In March, I attended the 60th session of the United Nation’s Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) in New York City with YWCA Canada . CSW is an...

Introducing the 2016 YWCA Women of Distinction Awards Nominees - Outstanding Workplace

Recognized nationally, the YWCA Women of Distinction Awards honours individuals and organizations whose outstanding activities and achievements...

Introducing the 2016 YWCA Women of Distinction Awards Nominees - Young Woman of Distinction

Recognized nationally, the YWCA Women of Distinction Awards honours individuals and organizations whose outstanding activities and achievements...

Introducing the 2016 YWCA Women of Distinction Awards Nominees - Research & the Sciences

Recognized nationally, the YWCA Women of Distinction Awards honours individuals and organizations whose outstanding activities and achievements...

Introducing the 2016 YWCA Women of Distinction Awards Nominees - Public Service

Recognized nationally, the YWCA Women of Distinction Awards honours individuals and organizations whose outstanding activities and achievements...

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