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YWCA York Girls on the Run Volunteer Wins National Award

Friday, February 28, 2020

York, PA – (February 28, 2020) YWCA York’s Girls on the Run volunteer, Neida Lau, has been awarded the Remarkable Volunteer Award and is recognized as a Remarkable Fundraiser. Lau has been involved with Girls on the Run York since 2012 and has volunteered at Dallastown Intermediate School, Indian Rock Elementary, and East York Elementary… Continue Reading YWCA York Girls on the Run Volunteer Wins National Award

YWCA York Joins Global Movement to Benefit Victims of Violence

Monday, December 30, 2019

York, PA – (December 30, 2019) YWCA York announces the fourth V-Day York community production of The Vagina Monologues February 13th, 7:00pm at The Capitol Theatre. The Vagina Monologues is celebrating 20 years of performances that share stories about resiliency and the social stigma surrounding abuse and violence against women and girls. It is particularly… Continue Reading YWCA York Joins Global Movement to Benefit Victims of Violence

YWCA York and York College of Pennsylvania Announce A Partnership to Support Students in the Quantum Opportunities Program

Thursday, September 5, 2019

YORK, PA (September 5, 2019) — YWCA York and York College of Pennsylvania are collaborating to benefit the YW’s Quantum Opportunities Program (QOP) and to engage York College students and staff in the Program’s important work. QOP employs an intensive academic support model for economically disadvantaged high school students who reside in the City of… Continue Reading YWCA York and York College of Pennsylvania Announce A Partnership to Support Students in the Quantum Opportunities Program

YWCA York Receives $273,000 Grant to Help Combat Human Trafficking

Tuesday, July 23, 2019

York, PA – (July 23, 2019) YWCA York has received notice of funding from the Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency (PCCD) through the Victim of Crime Act (VOCA) to continue delivering comprehensive services to adult and juvenile victims of sex trafficking and their children, and to juveniles aged 12-18 who are vulnerable to being… Continue Reading YWCA York Receives $273,000 Grant to Help Combat Human Trafficking

YWCA York’s Beyond the Bar Program Creates Safer Environment or Customers

Thursday, April 11, 2019

York, PA – (April 11, 2019) YWCA York’s ACCESS and Victim Assistance Center has created a new program, Beyond the Bar, that is designed to educate bar staff on how to prevent customers from becoming potential sexual assault victims. The program works to provide York bars and restaurants with properly trained staff for a safer… Continue Reading YWCA York’s Beyond the Bar Program Creates Safer Environment or Customers