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YWCA Dayton issues statement on Supreme Court overturn of Roe v. Wade

Friday, June 24, 2022

Today, the Supreme Court issued the highly anticipated ruling in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization and overturned the landmark decision, Roe v. Wade. YWCA has boldly led, time and time again, to secure rights that are essential to the pursuit of gender and racial justice. The vision of YWCA is a world in which… Continue Reading YWCA Dayton issues statement on Supreme Court overturn of Roe v. Wade

H.B. 390 Testimony

Friday, February 18, 2022

YWCA Dayton’s director of our Center for Survivors of Sexual Violence delivered the following proponent testimony to the Ohio House Criminal Justice Committee in support of H.B. 390 during its second hearing on Feb. 15, 2022. H.B. 390 would require sexual assault exam kits for trafficking in persons cases. Chair LaRe, Vice Chair Swearingen, Ranking… Continue Reading H.B. 390 Testimony

Inaugural class of Sojourn Leadership & Justice Academy graduates

Monday, December 13, 2021

YWCA Dayton is celebrating 11 women as graduates of its new Sojourn Leadership and Justice Academy, which completed its inaugural year this month. First introduced in late 2019 and paused for a year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the first class of Sojourners began in April 2021. Sojourn is a professional development cohort for women,… Continue Reading Inaugural class of Sojourn Leadership & Justice Academy graduates

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