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.
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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.
January 31, 2022 Wilson’s World: We Believe with YWCA, WCCB
March 19, 2022 YWCA Central Carolinas has spent over a century empowering women, Spectrum News 1
September 8, 2021 Pushing Back, Moving Forward: Black & Brown Girls Disproportionately Suspended, Fox46 Charlotte
June 3, 2021 Wilson’s World: YWCA Central Carolinas Affordable Housing, WCCB
June 2, 2021 Wilson’s World: YWCA Central Carolinas Youth Learning Centers, WCCB
June 1, 2021 Wilson’s World: YWCA Central Carolinas, WCCB
May 25, 2021 ‘It shouldn’t have happened’: Community leaders reflect on change one year after George Floyd’s death, WBTV
February 10, 2021 Affordable housing project off Park Road pushes forward amid pandemic, WSOCTV
January 11, 2021 Wilson’s World: Getting Fit and Getting Support from the YWCA of the Central Carolinas, WCCB
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
October 21, 2019 Wilson’s World: Previewing the YWCA’s On the Table CLT Event, WCCB Charlotte
October 16, 2019 YWCA reconoce a latina como Líder Emergente del año, Hola News
August 6, 2019 Wilson’s World: Previewing National Night Out with the YWCA of Central Carolinas, WCCB Charlotte
August 1, 2019 YWCA Central Carolinas To Participate In National Night Out, WCCB Charlotte
June 12, 2019 Stand Against Racism hopes to educate, advocate, promote racial justice, WSOC-TV
April 22, 2019 Racismo e ideas antiinmigrantes, un problema local, Hola News
February 2, 2019 ‘Cycle is Harder to Break From’: Forum Wants NC Cash Bail System Scrapped, Spectrum News