Newsletters and News Article Archives

YWCA Central Carolinas is proud to share stories of success and our impact throughout the community. We provide news and updates on YWCA programming from transitional housing to our fitness center to our literacy support and racial justice and advocacy work in our newsletter, YWorks.

We are grateful for our donors, supporters and volunteers and are honored to share the great work we are able to accomplish with their support. 

Click below to view past YWorks editions.

YWorks

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If you are a member of the media, please contact our Marketing and Communications Manager, Claire Lechtenberg, at 980.585.0502 or clechtenberg@ywcacentralcarolinas.org

Featured Articles

See some of the recent news coverage of YWCA Central Carolinas below. Just click on the year and the section will expand with links to various media highlights.

December 23, 2020 Wilson’s World: YWCA Central Carolinas Gives Back For The Holidays In A Special Way, WCCB

November 17, 2020 YWCA Central Carolinas Fitness Center Reopens With New Safety Measures, WCCB

November 11, 2020 Carolina Together: YWCA Central Carolinas Providing Affordable Housing For More Than A Century, WCCB

November 4, 2020 YWCA CEO: White People Need To “Lean All The Way In” To Help Eliminate Racism, WCCB

October 28, 2020 Carolina Together: YWCA Central Carolinas Helping Empower, Educate Women About Voting, WCCB

October 22, 2020 YWCA Central Carolinas Takes on Community Issues, WCCB

July 21, 2020 City Council approves affordable housing development in south Charlotte, QCity Metro

July 21, 2020 Affordable housing at YWCA site on Park Road among projects approved by Charlotte City Council, Charlotte Business Journal

July 20, 2020 Hundreds of affordable and senior homes move forward after Charlotte council votes, The Charlotte Observer

February 25, 2020 YWCA to build 104 units of affordable housing on Park Road campus, WBTV

February 24, 2020 YWCA Announces Plans To Build Massive New Affordable Housing Development in Charlotte, Charlotte Stories

February 23, 2020 ‘There’s a crying need’: Charlotte YWCA to build new affordable housing for community, WSOC

February 22, 2020 Weekly News Roundup: YWCA Announces Plans for New Affordable Housing, Queen City Nerve

February 22, 2020 YWCA to build affordable apartments in Charlotte, WCNC

February 20, 2020 ‘Groundbreaking opportunity for good’: YWCA to build affordable housing on Park Road, The Charlotte Observer

February 20, 2020 YWCA Plans 104 Affordable Apartments On Park Road, WFAE