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YWCA Greater Memphis Hosts Dr. Shirley Raines in Its Inaugural Leadership Series

Wednesday, May 19, 2021

YWCA Greater Memphis Hosts Dr. Shirley Raines in Its Inaugural Leadership Series Raines and Memphis Grizzlies assistant coach Sonia Raman to lead June 11 virtual book talk MEMPHIS, Tennessee, May 18, 2021 – YWCA Greater Memphis – which exists to empower women through domestic violence shelter and services, job training and education, and other community… Continue Reading YWCA Greater Memphis Hosts Dr. Shirley Raines in Its Inaugural Leadership Series

Shutdown Hurts Women, Families, And Communities Of Color

Friday, January 19, 2018

STATEMENT BY YWCA USA CEO ALEJANDRA Y. CASTILLO “We are deeply disappointed in Congress’ failure to do their jobs and fund programs that support women, families, and our communities. “The impacts of this shutdown are broad and diverse, from the expiration of the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) blatantly putting children’s health at risk, to… Continue Reading Shutdown Hurts Women, Families, And Communities Of Color

Marquiepta Odom

Under new leadership, YWCA of Greater Memphis seeks path forward

Saturday, December 15, 2018

Katie Fretland, Memphis Commercial Appeal Published 3:53 p.m. CT Aug. 22, 2018 | Updated 8:21 p.m. CT Aug. 22, 2018 Drawing from about a decade of experience with the Memphis Housing Authority and several more years working with domestic violence victims, Marquiepta Odom recently took the helm as interim director of the YWCA of Greater Memphis. Odom,… Continue Reading Under new leadership, YWCA of Greater Memphis seeks path forward