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Gem City Safe Bars leads a training.

UD, YWCA Dayton working together to make Brown Street safer

Monday, August 29, 2022

Staff at bars, restaurants and clubs operating near University of Dayton are getting empowered to stand up against sexual harassment and assault by learning innovative bystander intervention strategies. University of Dayton Student Government Association and UD Public Safety have been working with YWCA Dayton to bring the nonprofit’s Gem City Safe Bars intervention program to… Continue Reading UD, YWCA Dayton working together to make Brown Street safer

Lynette Knight poses with a new hat given to her by the crisis staff at YWCA Dayton.

Celebrating 20 years of dedication

Wednesday, August 17, 2022

YWCA Dayton is celebrating Lynette Kight, who has marked 20 years of service with the nonprofit. Kight, a client support coordinator, can be found working at the front desk of YWCA Dayton’s Central Building. She never knows what the day will bring, from walk-in clients, to donations drop offs, to resident requests, and more.  It… Continue Reading Celebrating 20 years of dedication

YWCA Dayton is named a Data Driven Champion

YWCA Dayton recognized as Data-Driven Champion

Thursday, August 4, 2022

YWCA Dayton is pleased to be welcomed into Social Solutions’ Data-Driven Champions program, which recognizes exemplary leadership in driving social impact through the use of data. Social Solutions Global is a cloud case management provider for social service organizations, and began the Data-Driven Champions program as a way to honor a select group of individuals… Continue Reading YWCA Dayton recognized as Data-Driven Champion

YWCA Dayton names new Board members

Wednesday, July 27, 2022

YWCA Dayton is proud to announce that it has appointed its newest members to its Board of Directors: Ryan Ivory is a professional social worker who’s career has focused on mental health, substance abuse, social justice issues, children and families, health disparities in the African American community, and racism as a public health crisis. She… Continue Reading YWCA Dayton names new Board members

YWCA Dayton acquires UpDayton

Tuesday, July 5, 2022

YWCA Dayton is proud to announce that it has acquired UpDayton, a 501(c)3 organization dedicated to attracting, engaging, and retaining young talent in the Dayton region. “Over the past year and a half, UpDayton has undergone a strategic planning process to determine the best course for the organization’s future within the changing context of our… Continue Reading YWCA Dayton acquires UpDayton

Youth served by Magnified Giving led a project and chose to YWCA Dayton as a grant recipient.

Youth support YWCA Dayton through innovative grant

Friday, July 1, 2022

Students around the region showed their support for YWCA Dayton’s programs and services when they voted to give over $2,000 for our services and programs. The students were working with Cincinnati-based Magnified Giving, a nonprofit aimed at educating, inspiring, and engaging students in lifelong philanthropy. Magnified Giving grants groups of students grants and invites the… Continue Reading Youth support YWCA Dayton through innovative grant