Welcome Eyerusalem to Y-WE

Hello! My name is Eyerusalem Mesele. I am new to the Y-WE Community and will be interning for the summer. I am thrilled to immerse myself in the program. About me: I am a sophomore education major, urban studies minor at Spelman College in Atlanta, Georgia. Among the many things I enjoy doing, I especially love…

Y-WE Summer 2016

What did we do last summer? What didn’t we do? In July Arlene Martinez Vickers and Devon Little co-faciliated Y-WE Speak, a week long theater based leadership camp at the Seattle Repertory Theater. Participants explored their voices and found strength through telling their own stories. The week culminated in an original performance met by a…

Ignite 2016: This Friday!

So excited for the SOLD OUT 2016 Ignite Dinner this Friday at 6:00 at SODO Park. Looking for event information? Click here to find directions, the online auction catalogue, and the online gallery for the Hearts of Y-WE art project. Looking forward to celebrating the power and potential of young women with you on Friday!

Do you believe in young women?

Ami, a member of the Youth Leadership Council, shares how you made a difference in her life. To invest in girls like Ami, make a donation today! The first $6,500 in donations between now and December 31 will be matched by a generous Y-WE supporter. Donate before the year ends to double your impact! My…

AmeriCorps: Corinne’s “Story of Service”

Hello all! My name is Corinne Pingul and I am proud to be Y-WE’s AmeriCorps member this year! My official title with Y-WE is Economic Opportunity Program Coordinator. I work to help make the program logistics run smoothly and I also help Y-WE provide meaningful job readiness resources for our participants. AmeriCorps asks that all members submit…