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2021 Newsletters

  1. Winter 2021 Newsletter


2021 Media Mentions

CASA, May 24, 2021, They Gave To Him, Now He Passes it Along

Previous Media Mentions

2020 Newsletters

Fall 2020

Spring/Summer 2020 Due to COVID-19 we combined our Spring and Summer newsletters

2020 Media Mentions

SafeChoice, December 20, 2020, YWCA’s Domestic Violence Advocacy Team Undeterred by COVID

YWCA, November 29, 2020, Business Briefing (YWCA hires new executive director)

YWCA, November 25, 2020, Movers & Shakers (YWCA hires new executive director)

CASA, November 23, 2020, CASA Volunteer Helps Make a Perfect Adoption Match

ILS, September 14, 2020, YWCA Program for Foster Youth Guides Them to Adulthood

ILS, August 1, 2020, Independent Living Skills Program Supports Local Foster Teens and Young Adults

ILS, July 29, 2020, YWCA Clark County Independent Living Skills program serves the community

YWCA, May 10, 2020, No Coronavirus Disruption in YWCA’s ‘Essential Services’

CASA, May 1, 2020, Volunteers hold car parade in Vancouver to bring cheer to foster kids and CASA volunteers parade by kids’ homes during isolation

CASA, April 25, 2020, Clark County CASA volunteers bring cheer to foster children with ‘parades’

SafeChoice, April 19, 2020, Fighting the battle against domestic violence in Clark County

SafeChoice, April 14, 2020, Domestic violence calls to Vancouver police up

CASA, April 2020, How Your Role with CASA can Change a Child’s Life

CASA, March 2020, CASA: Advocating for our most vulnerable children

CASA, February 19, 2020, Advocate program CASA received $246,000 in funding

CASA, February 14, 2020, CASA program secures funding for another year 

CASA, February 13, 2020, Clark County responds to appeal from CASA for donations to bolster volunteer recruitment

Sexual Assualt Program, February 5, 2020, Camas principal on leave after getting threats over Bryant comments

2019 Newsletters

Spring 2019

Summer 2019

Fall 2019

Winter 2019

2019 Media Mentions

SafeChoice, November 27, 2019 Person killed at Vancouver elementary school had restraining order against shooter

YWCA, CASA, October 10, 2019 Court Appointed Special Advocate funding woes a ‘lose-lose’

YWCA, LGBTQ+, August 14, 2019 FACE Value: Program, grant help minority homeless populations

CASA, July 26, 2019 Letter: Support CASA program

CASA, July 25, 2019 YWCA’s CASA fundraiser nears halfway mark

CASA, July 10, 2019 YWCA Clark County announces fund drive

CASA, July 9, 2019 Clark County CASA seeks community support for volunteer network expansion initiative 

Val Joshua Racial Justice Awards, June 22, 2019 Panel discusses how community can rise up together: Forum part of Vancouver NAACP’s Juneteenth celebration

SafeChoice/Women’s Leadership Center, June 4, 2019 Working in Clark County: Margo Priebe, YWCA legal advocacy specialist

SafeChoice, April 6, 2019, Heritage High School teacher receives award

CASA, April 3, 2019, WSU Vancouver announces 2019 Distinguished Woman awards 

Y’s Care Preschool Program, March 20, 2019 Herrera Beutler promotes bill to boost child care programs

Sexual Assault Program, March 13, 2019 Washington state bill mandates sex education, but gives districts say

Sexual Assault Program, March 12, 2019 Washington State bill mandates sex education, but gives districts say 

Sexual Assault Program, February 24, 2019 Bunco Night raises money for YWCA Sexual Assault Program

SafeChoice, January 6, 2019 Path to Permanent Housing Rocky 

The Columbian

Women’s Leadership Center, January 31, 2018 YWCA opens women’s leadership center

Women’s Leadership Center, February 20, 2018 YWCA rolls out women’s leadership workshops

Val Joshua Racial Justice Awards, May 29, 2018 Two winners selected for Val Joshua awards | The Columbian

Val Joshua Racial Justice Awards, June 21, 2018 Juneteenth offers fun, serious discussion | The Columbian

Young Women of Achievement, July 5, 2018 YWCA awards scholarships to two graduating seniors

Women’s Leadership Center, July 19, 2018  Local YWCA leadership center planning workshops for women

SafeChoice, July 20, 2018 Heritage High School students build wood cars, donate them to shelter

General, August 6, 2018 Vancouver police-funding plan faces setback

Vancouver Business Journal 

Women’s Leadership Center, February 2, 2018 YWCA Clark County introduces Women’s Leadership Center 

Women’s Leadership Center, March 23, 2018 Lack of mentorships and isolation pose challenges 

SafeChoice, July 13, 2018, CTE Student design, construct wooden toys

Supporter highlight: November 16, 2018, Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt focuses on community

The Reflector

Stand Against Racism, April 10, 2018 YWCA Clark County to hold ‘ Stand Against Racism’ event 

Camas Washougal Post Record

Sexual Assault Program, May 17, 2018 We need to talk abotu child sex abuse 

SafeChoice, April 5, 2018 Preventing, stopping domestic violence takes a village 

Public Policy, November 22, 2018, Letter to the Editor: Transgender rights are human rights  


Sexual Assault Program, November 20, 2018, Police arrest  Vancouver man after finding him in possession of child pornography 

SafeChoice, November 5, 2018, Domestic violence common factor in serious family crimes 

Sexual Assault Program, September 28, 2018, More calls to local sexual assault hotlines after Kavanaugh-Ford testimony 

Sexual Assault Program, February 21, 2018, Coast Guard special agent relieved of duty after rape arrest

SafeChoice, January 24, 2018 Vancouver police receive $450,000 federal grant to fight violence against women 

Y’s Care, December 28, 2017, YWCA class exposes children to babies to foster emotional awareness 

Sexual Assault Program, July 16, 2017 Letter: Who are the real predators?

SafeChoice, June 18, 2017 Demand budget that helps domestic violence victims

Young Women of Achievement, May 27, 2017 Three to receive YWCA social justice awards

General, May 20, 2017 Local nonprofits, social services react to proposed federal budget

SafeChoice/Sexual Assault Program, May 18, 2017 Giving Circle grants to assist four nonprofit organizationsSexual Assault Program, April 23, 2017 YWCA to Screen ‘I Am Jane Doe’ at Kiggins

CASA, April 13, 2017, CASA Program to Host Open House