News and Updates

YWCA Olympia Endorses I-1433

YWCA Olympia Endorses Initiative Measure #873

Washington State Initiative Measure 873 (AN ACT relating to the use of deadly force by a law enforcement officer or peace officer; amending RCW 9A.16.040; and creating a new section)

Week Without Violence

YWCA Endorses I-1491

I-1491 is a 2016 Washington State Initiative (Extreme Risk Protection Orders) to the people which will allow families and law enforcement to petition a court to temporarily suspend a person’s access to firearms if there is documented evidence that an individual is threatening harm to themselves or others. 

Stand Against Racism Newsletter Sept 2016


This week YWCA launched the first #StandAgainstRacism e-Newsletter. 

Youth Advisory Board

Tuesday, September 6, 2016 - 5:30pm



Doulas NW No Child Wet Behind Diaper Drive & Fun Run

Saturday, May 21, 2016 - 8:00am

On May 21, 2016, Doulas Northwest will host the 1st Annual No Child Wet Behind Diaper Drive and 5k at Heritage Park in Olympia, Washington.

BHHS Presents "Emotional Creature"

Thursday, March 24, 2016 - 7:00pm

March 24 AND 25, 7pm: Performed by an ensemble of young women at Black Hills High School, Emotional Creature is made up of original monologues about and for girls.