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Community Family Swim

Thursday, July 8, 2021

Join us, in partnership with Asheville Parks & Recreation for free community pool time! Bring the whole family to enjoy our indoor pool to splash and play all summer long. No membership, no fees, NO R.S.V.P. NEEDED. When: Fridays 6-8 p.m.; Through August 27, 2021 Saturdays 2-4 p.m.; Through August 28, 2021 Where: YWCA of… Continue Reading Community Family Swim

Social Justice Hangout Hour

Social Justice Virtual Hangout Hour

Friday, March 26, 2021

As part of the YWCA’s commitment to eliminating racism, we have launched a weekly virtual Social Justice Hangout Hour hosted by Tre Williams, YWCA Racial Justice Advocate + RJC Member. These Friday gatherings, from noon to 1 pm, serve as a space to discuss relevant topics, raise awareness around racial equity and justice, engage with… Continue Reading Social Justice Virtual Hangout Hour

Continuing the Challenge – Violence Against the AAPI Community Is Not the Exception, It Is The Norm

Friday, March 26, 2021

  Violence Against the AAPI Community Is Not the Exception, It Is The Norm We’ve just concluded our March 21 Day Challenge on Racial Equity and Social Justice. The conversation continues with this continuing the challenge because the work is not over! As we see markers like continued anti-Asian racism and the coddling and rationalizing… Continue Reading Continuing the Challenge – Violence Against the AAPI Community Is Not the Exception, It Is The Norm