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09Jul 2018

“But what will that get me?” I think that’s a question we ask ourselves when weighing the options for a new purchase. You take in the pros and cons of everything, write out the options (whether it’s silently or verbally) and try to figure out the right fit. When I was in high school, I […]

03Jul 2018

In 1597, Sir Francis Bacon wrote one of the most important sentences that everyone was already thinking: “Knowledge is power.” And though over 400 years has passed since the publication of ‘Meditationes Sacrae and Human Philosophy,’ the statement is still true. Without knowledge of current events, of what is happening in your community, school, work, […]

23Apr 2018

  This April, I was the fortunate recipient of the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) Charlotte Chapter Scholarship, allowing me to attend the AFP International Conference in New Orleans. Aside from the obvious perks of being in New Orleans in April (beignets and crawfish pies and no humidity!), the highlight of the conference was meeting and learning from fundraising […]

27Feb 2018

Dear Friends, Thank you for making our event such a success! We are happy to announce that gifts made for our 2018 We Believe fundraising luncheon total $246,181 and gifts continue to arrive! We have included our annual video below. Please enjoy again, and feel free to share with friends and loved ones. Thank you for being such believers […]

20Feb 2018

Maximize your time and workout with an instructor led QUICK CLASS! Quick Classes provide a 15-minute intentionally focused time block to sculpt, tone, stretch, crunch, or meditate. Tack it onto your personal workout, tack it onto one of your other classes, or simply dip your toe into exercise with these classes worth every minute of […]

17Jan 2018

Based on predicted weather conditions and school closures, YWCA will delay opening until 9 am Wednesday, January 17th. We will reconsider whether the delay will be a further delay or closure based on conditions at 7 am. Please check back for updates.

16Jan 2018

My dog won’t go outside to “do his business” first thing in the morning unless I go outside with him. Yes, we have a fence, and no, this is not normal.  Nothing about this dog is normal.  If you don’t go outside with him, he will decide he wants to go inside, and he wears […]