Wings’ 2018 Mentor And Allies Awards Luncheon Will Soar To Assist Women With Awards, Raffle And Elaine Agather As Keynote Speaker

Since its founding in 1855, the YWCA has assisted women in facing the challenges of the day. But over the ages, those challenges have changed and so did the name of the local organization. Known nowadays at Wings, its mission is to “empower women, fight poverty and impact generations.” Thanks to programs like “My Money,” “My Small Business,” “My Career” and “My First Baby” … [Read more...]

Why The YW Is Happy About Placing Second

For 2012-2013 the United Way of Metropolitan Dallas (UWMD) is providing $26M in grants to 144 North Texas nonprofits. And if you ask those 144, the timing and funding couldn't be more appreciated. Among them is the YWCA of Metropolitan Dallas (YW), which received the second highest amount -- $933,000 -- second only to Goodwill.YW CEO Jennifer Ware admitted, “Achieving this … [Read more...]