News and Updates

2013 WOA Silent Auction and Raffle

Thursday, November 7, 2013 - 5:30pm

Check out the amazing donors that gave to the silent auction for our 2013 Women of Achievement event!

YWCA Week Without Violence

The YWCA Week Without Violence™, held annually every third week in October, is a signature initiative created by YWCA USA nearly 20 years ago to mobilize people in communities across the United Sta

Lights On Afterschool

Read more about the YWCA's participation in Lights On Afterschool.

International Day of the Girl is October 11

On December 19, 2011, the United Nations General Assembly adopted Resolution 66/170 to declare October 11 as the International Day of the Girl Child, to recognize girls’ rights and the unique chall

Join Our Growing Team!

The YWCA is seeking a Girls Advancement Director

2013 Day of Caring

As part of the 9/27/13 United Way of Thurston County Day of Caring, our friends from

What a Day-Thanks ICSEW!

On September 26th, the YWCA Other Bank was FILLED with hygiene items from the annual 

9/24 is National Voter Registration Day

Today is National Voter Registration Day. In 2008, 6 million Americans did not vote because they either missed a deadline or simply did not know how to register to vote.  Are you registered?

O Bee Credit Union & MIXX96FM Shred Day to Support Other Bank

Saturday, September 21, 2013 - 5:45pm

Join O Bee Credit Union and MIXX 96 FM for their Shred Day/Product Drive for The Other Bank!  Bring your sensitive documents to be shredded on Saturday, September 21 at the YWCA of Olympia (220 Union Ave SE, Olympia).