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Film Screening & Panel Discussion of “Immigrant Prisons”

Tuesday, April 16, 2019

YWCA of Asheville invites the community for a film screening and panel discussion of Brave New Films’ “Immigrant Prisons.” The film screening will take place at the Grail Moviehouse on Sunday, April 28 from 4:00 – 6:30 pm. The panel consist of women of color working for immigrant justice including Cocó Eva Solange Alcázar (CIMA),… Continue Reading Film Screening & Panel Discussion of “Immigrant Prisons”

Social Justice Book Club

Wednesday, April 3, 2019

YWCA of Asheville is excited to further promote our mission of eliminating racism and empowering women by hosting our first social justice book club event! The Club will meet at 6pm at Firestorm Books & Coffee on Tuesday, April 23rd. RSVP is required. Our first book is called Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and… Continue Reading Social Justice Book Club

Reflections on the “Power to Heal” Film Screening

Wednesday, March 6, 2019

On Monday, February 25th, the YWCA of Asheville, Asheville  Buncombe Institute of Parity Achievement (ABIPA), and American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) hosted a free film screening of Power to Heal, followed by a discussion with community members. Kathey Avery, an RN at ABIPA, facilitated a lively discussion on the film with catered food provided… Continue Reading Reflections on the “Power to Heal” Film Screening