YWCA Southeast Wisconsin hosts overwhelmingly popular and distinctive events, as well as more intimate community gatherings.  Event sponsorship support and presenting partnerships are always welcome and provide remarkable public profile opportunities. Take a look at our list of signature and community focused events.

Signature Events


Talkback Tuesday
Oct 29 @ 5:30 pm
Boutique Bash
Nov 14 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Shop with Dress for Success Racine at the

2nd Annual Boutique Bash

Be our guest! Shop our boutique featuring designer clothing, shoes and handbags (many new with tags!), a silent auction, raffle prizes, refreshments, entertainment and mingling. Almost everything in the boutique $5 each or 3 for $10!

100% of proceeds will support our work to build hope and opportunity for women in Southeast Wisconsin.

Thursday, November 14, 2019 || 4:00 – 8:00 PM
Inside Regency Mall (Next to former Boston Store)
5538 Durand Avenue, Racine, WI

Don’t miss the season’s biggest sale event. Get all your holiday shopping done with us!

This event is free and open to the public.

An Evening to Promote Racial Justice
Dec 3 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm








You’re Invited…

On Tuesday, December 3, 2019 as we celebrate the 15th annual An Evening to Promote Racial Justice at the Marcus Center for Performing Arts!  This milestone anniversary features live music, buffet reception, an awards ceremony and a riveting keynote presentation by award-winning journalist, Maria Hinojosa.

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Buy a Program Ad 

YWCA Southeast Wisconsin invites you to purchase and submit a program ad to be featured in the 15th anniversary souvenir program booklet.
Submission Details:
Full Page Ad   
(8.5 x 5.5)
Half Page Ad   
(5.5 x 4.25)
Quarter Page Ad  
(2.75 x 4.25)

Purchase ad here.

Once you’ve purchased your ad, submit your print ready, high resolution artwork as a .jpg/.jpeg file to

All program ads are due by Friday, November 15, 2019.



About the Speaker

Meet Maria Hinojosa, the keynote speaker for YWCA Southeast Wisconsin’s 15th Annual An Evening to Promote Racial Justice!

Ms. Hinojosa is a distinguished news anchor and reporter who covers America’s untold stories and highlights today’s critical issues. As the anchor and Executive Producer of the Peabody Award-winning show Latino USA, which is distributed by NPR, and anchor and Executive Producer of the PBS show, America by the Numbers with Maria Hinojosa, she has informed millions about the changing cultural and political landscape in America and abroad. Born in Mexico City and raised in Chicago, IL, Hinojosa will bring to the podium her straightforward viewpoint on “Immigration and the Impact on Women & Families of Color.”

To learn more, read Maria Hinojosa’s full bio.



Past speakers include:

Dr. Michael Eric Dyson

Robin DiAngelo

Julianne Malveaux

Julian Bond

Harry Belfonte

Eugene Robinson

Rebecca Skloot

Soledad O’Brien

Tim Wise

Donna Brazille

Lou Gosset

Angela Davis

Naomi Tutu

Circle of Women: Stand With Her
Apr 23 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Join 2020 Co-Chairs Deborah Allen, D.B.A. and Gary Hollander, PhD for the 24th Annual Circle of Women!