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This is an archive of YWCA SEW’s YWe Lead Newsletters.

Volume 1

December 2021

November 2021

October 2021

September 2021

Summer 2021

June 2021

May 2021

March 2021

February 2021


Volume 2

January 2022

February 2022

March 2022

April 2022

May 2022


Read by clicking on each title

Press Releases/Announcements

YWCA Southeast Wisconsin President & CEO Tracy Williams Invited to White House

YWCA Southeast Wisconsin Announces New President & CEO, Tracy Williams

YWCA SEW Welcomes Jomarie Coloriano, Bobby Griffin III & Brigitte Hyler Richerson 

Rockwell Automation Awards $125,000 to YWCA Southeast Wisconsin to Support Racial Justice Work

YWCA Southeast Wisconsin and YMCA of Metropolitan Milwaukee Bring Milwaukee Leaders Together for Stand Against Racism 2021

Partner Lindsey Davis Elected Board Chair of YWCA Southeast Wisconsin for 2021

Racial justice organization also elects new Board Chair and Vice Chair

YWCA Southeast Wisconsin Receives Rockwell Automation Grant

YWCA Southeast Wisconsin Receives Grant from Google.org to Empower Women and Underserved Americans

YWCA Southeast Wisconsin Announces Appointment of Interim President and CEO

YWCA Southeast Wisconsin Increases Volunteer Engagement with Kohl’s

Racine Based Women’s Empowerment Organization to Host Intimate Discussion on Insurance

YWCA Southeast Wisconsin Racine Partnership Highlighted in National Initiative In Partnership with Bloomberg Philanthropies, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, and Ballmer Group

YWCA Southeast Wisconsin Begins Search For Next President & CEO

Event News

YWCA Southeast Wisconsin Announces this year’s An Evening to Promote Racial Justice One Mission Awardees

Local Artists Bring New Perspectives to YWCA Southeast Wisconsin’s 17th annual An Evening to Promote Racial Justice on December 9th, Kohls and Other Community Enterprises Join Growing Sponsor List

YWCA Southeast Wisconsin Announces Presenting Sponsors for 17th annual An Evening to Promote Racial Justice

16th annual An Evening to Promote Racial Justice set for December 9th Virtual event will honor the remarkable advocacy of regional women leaders

YWCA Southeast Wisconsin Announces Virtual Experience for 25th Annual Circle of Women: Face of the Future

YWCA Southeast Wisconsin Announces Eliminating Racism and Racial Justice Legacy Award Recipients

YWCA Southeast Wisconsin’s 24th Annual Circle of Women: Stand with Her.  Brewers Community Foundation To Be Exclusive Presenting Sponsor For 2019 Circle Of Women Stand With Her

YWCA SEW Statements

YWCA Southeast Wisconsin’s Statement following the Verdict in the Kyle Rittenhouse Trial

YWCA Southeast Wisconsin Statement on Breonna Taylor

YWCA Southeast Wisconsin on the Murder of George Floyd

April: Sexual Assault Awareness Month

Thursday, April 19, 2018

By Jennifer de Montmollin, Chief Program Officer, YWCA Southeast Wisconsin For nearly 20 years, April has marked Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM) in the U.S. This year’s observance is drawing more attention than typical, no doubt a reflection of the shared experiences elevated by the recent amplification of the Me Too movement. Important to note is that… Continue Reading April: Sexual Assault Awareness Month