More than $350,000 Raised for State’s Largest Domestic Violence Shelter

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Feb. 14, 2018) – More than 600 friends and supporters of YWCA Nashville & Middle Tennessee shopped and sipped for a good cause during the sixth annual Wine… Read More

YWCA Hosts 6th Annual Wine Women & Shoes in February

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Jan. 10, 2018) – On Saturday, February 10, hundreds of the city’s most fashion-forward women will converge on the Music City Center for the sixth annual… Read More

YWCA Receives $200,000 Grant to Expand Healthy Masculinity and Domestic Violence Prevention Programs

Nashville, Tenn. (January 3, 2018) –  YWCA Nashville & Middle Tennessee announced today it received a $200,000 grant from Allstate Foundation Purple Purse to expand its… Read More

YWCA Hosts 26th Annual Academy for Women of Achievement Awards Celebration

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Oct. 20, 2017) – YWCA Nashville & Middle Tennessee recently hosted its 26th annual Academy for Women of Achievement celebration and induction dinner at the… Read More

Community, Sports, & Faith Leaders Tackle Crisis of Violence Against Women at AMEND Experience

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Hundreds of men and women packed into the Bridgestone Arena concourse on Tuesday, Sept. 26 to learn how they can help end the epidemic of violence against women… Read More

Nashville Leaders Gather for Second Annual AMEND Experience

(NASHVILLE, Tenn.) – Challenge. Cultivate. Change. This is the message hundreds of men and women will hear at the AMEND Experience on Tuesday, Sept. 26 at Bridgestone Arena. The… Read More

YWCA Names 2017 Academy for Women of Achievement Honorees

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Aug. 4, 2017) – Seven inspiring women and one Nashville-based company have been selected as inductees into the 2017 Academy for Women of Achievement. They will be… Read More

YWCA Announces 2017-2018 Board of Directors

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (July 11, 2017) – YWCA Nashville & Middle Tennessee has elected eight new members to its Board of Directors for the 2017-2018 term. New members represent… Read More

NFL Players Switch Sports to Support Nashville Domestic Violence Prevention Programs

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (July 6, 2017) — Vanderbilt legend and current Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Jordan Matthews gathered friends and former teammates for a celebrity basketball… Read More

YWCA Family Literacy Center Graduation Celebrates Student Success and Dedication to Education

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – YWCA Nashville & Middle Tennessee’s Family Literacy Center (FLC) celebrated the success of 65 students on Saturday, June 10. The women and men were… Read More

NFL Players Going for Slam Dunk in Charity Game

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (June 1, 2017) — It’s going to be a hot homecoming for several Vanderbilt sports legends at Memorial Gymnasium in Nashville on July 1. That’s when the… Read More

YWCA Taking Nominations for 26th Annual Academy for Women of Achievement

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (May 15, 2017) – YWCA Nashville & Middle Tennessee is calling for nominations for the 26th annual Academy for Women of Achievement, presented by First… Read More

Stand Against Racism Recognizes ‘Women of Color’ Leading Change

(NASHVILLE, Tenn.)—The annual Stand Against Racism hosted by YWCA Nashville & Middle Tennessee took place on the steps of the Historic Metro Courthouse on Thursday, April 27.… Read More

YWCA Spring Breakfast Raises Awareness and Funds for Domestic Violence Services

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (April 13, 2017)—More than 1,000 friends and supporters of YWCA Nashville & Middle Tennessee gathered at the Music City Center on Tuesday, April 11 to hear… Read More

YWCA Spring Breakfast Raises Awareness and Funds

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (April 13, 2017)—More than 1,000 friends and supporters of YWCA Nashville & Middle Tennessee gathered at the Music City Center on Tuesday, April 11 to hear… Read More

Local Boutiques Partner with YWCA’s Dress for Success Program to Support and Empower Women

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (March 6, 2017) – Women’s History Month is kicking off in a fashionable way with many of Nashville’s leading boutiques, makers and tastemakers banding… Read More

$340,000 Raised for State’s Largest Domestic Violence Shelter

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Feb. 22, 2017) – The generosity of the Nashville community was fabulously displayed during the fifth annual Wine Women & Shoes event at the Renaissance… Read More

YWCA’s MEND Program Scores Significant Support from Nashville Predators and Allstate

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Jan. 25, 2017) – The Nashville Predators and Allstate Foundations today announced a major investment in MEND, the four-year old violence prevention program of… Read More

YWCA To Host Nashville’s 5th Annual Wine Women & Shoes Event

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Jan. 12, 2017) – On Saturday, February 18, a bevy of the city’s most fashionable, wine-loving women will come together at the Renaissance Nashville Hotel to… Read More

YWCA Provides New “Uniforms” to Middle Tennessee’s Women Veterans

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Nov. 10, 2016 – Dress for Success Nashville has joined forces with area veterans organizations to suit dozens of female veterans during the month of… Read More

Upcoming Events

AMEND Together Night w/ Nashville Preds

AMEND Together Night w/ Nashville Preds

Come out and cheer on our own Nashville Predators as they take on the San Jose Sharks and support our AMEND Together program. It's… Learn More

YWCA Spring Breakfast

The 2017 YWCA Spring Breakfast, presented by Comcast, brought together more than 1,000 friends and supporters on April 11. Guests heard the… Learn More

Stand Against Racism

Stand Against Racism is a signature campaign of YWCA USA to build community among those working for racial and social justice. The Stand… Learn More