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2014-11-19 16:24:56

Visionary and crusader for equality will leave proud legacy and indelible mark on the city of Cincinnati CINCINNATI, Nov.

2013-02-10 23:01:13

Two women's organization work together to empower girls and women and promote peace and dignity for all. Baltimore (PRWEB) February 10, 2013 Girl

2010-11-29 13:36:00

SPRINGFIELD, Mass., Nov. 29, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- SCHOTT Solar PV, Inc.

2009-10-16 09:46:00

WASHINGTON, Oct. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- The YWCA USA and its nearly 300 local associations will mark their 2009 Week Without Violence on October 18-24 with compelling educational events that focus public attention on the devastating impact of domestic violence on American women and their families.

2009-08-27 11:40:00

WASHINGTON, Aug. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- The YWCA USA joins the nation in mourning the death of Senator Edward Kennedy, a progressive political force who worked tirelessly for nearly five decades to advance civil rights, education, social welfare, and health care.

2009-06-25 09:20:00

WASHINGTON, June 25 /PRNewswire/ -- The YWCA USA and many of its 300 local associations across the country will join with the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in marking National HIV Testing Day on June 27. National HIV Testing Day aims to raise public awareness about the fact that one in five Americans who is infected with HIV does not know it and, as a consequence, can unknowingly spread the deadly virus to others.

2009-05-15 09:41:00

WASHINGTON, May 15 /PRNewswire/ -- The YWCA USA presented its prestigious 2009 Hallmark Initiative Awards to YWCA Central Massachusetts for Racial Justice and YWCA Niagara for Women's Economic Advancement at its recent National Conference and Annual General Assembly in Washington, D.C.

2009-04-28 13:14:00

WASHINGTON, April 28 /PRNewswire/ -- The YWCA USA co-sponsored another historic first this morning with the unveiling of a Memorial bust of Sojourner Truth in the United States Capitol.

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