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Stand Against Racism Until Justice Just Is

YWCA Hartford Region 135 Broad St, Hartford, CT, United States

Join us on April 27 at 6:00pm to explore the question, What is Justice? We will hear from Hartford States Attorney Sharmese L. Walcott about the parameters of justice from a legal standpoint and see, through the lens of art, what justice looks like from a community perspective with an art walk curated by Andre […]

Free

South Windsor Early Learning Center Open House

South Windsor Early Learning Center 1724 Ellington Road, South Windsor, CT, United States

Join us for an open house at our South Windsor Early Learning Center! Our teachers will share details regarding our curriculum and enrichment activities, scheduling options and tuition rates/assistance. They will also be available to answer your questions. Our South Windsor location offers services for children six weeks to school-aged including: Preschool for infants and […]

Free

East Hartford 50/50 Town Hall

East Hartford Public Library 840 Main St, East Hartford, United States

Do you feel like you voice isn’t being heard? Do you want to make a difference in your community? Join the East Hartford Town Hall where you will learn about the 50/50 Campaign and how to become engaged with your municipality’s boards and commissions. Click here to register.  

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YW Live Lunch & Learn

Facebook Live

Our special guest is Dr. Shelley Best, Chief Executive Officer for the Greater Hartford Arts Council. She will talk with Host Adrienne Cochrane about her life and vision planning that led her to lead the largest arts organization in the Greater Hartford Region. She will discuss being a soulpreneur, an artist and what women can […]

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Community Matters: Get Out the Vote

Do you want to help ensure community voices are at the forefront of policy decisions? Mayors and City Council Members make decisions about where local money goes and those decisions can help or hurt people, especially the most marginalized communities. We are putting together teams to Get Out the Vote! For Hartford’s 2023 elections. For […]

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Community Matters: Ending the Need for Group Placement

YWCA Hartford Region 135 Broad St, Hartford, CT, United States

Join us for our next Community Matters: Ending the Need for Group Placement on Thursday, August 24 at 5:30pm, where we will highlight the need to create alternatives to group placement for our young people that are safe, supportive and allow our youth and young adults to thrive in a family setting whenever possible. This […]

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The Denise L. Nappier Money Conference for Women

Chrysalis Center 255 Homestead Ave, Hartford, CT, United States

Since 2002, YWCA Hartford Region has partnered with the Connecticut State Treasurer’s Office to offer a free, one-day conference specially designed to address the financial challenges women often face in their work and personal lives. The conference features recognized leaders in the financial services industry who offer practical advice and critical tools to help participants […]

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Week Without Violence: Stop Human Trafficking

Week Without Violence is part of a global movement with YWCAs across the country and around the world to end violence against women and girls. At YWCA, we know that not all violence is acknowledged or responded to equally and that some victims go unrecognized altogether. That’s why, for more than 20 years, YWCA has […]

Community Matters: The Fifty/50 Campaign, Leadership Matters at All Levels

Facebook Live

Join us for our next Community Matters on November 15. The conversation will  center around our Fifty/50 Campaign, which works to promote equitable gender and racial diversity on municipal boards and commissions. Our panel will include representatives from our three pilot municipalities of Bloomfield, East Hartford and Hartford. We will discuss the impact individuals can […]