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Read about YWCA Nashville & Middle Tennesse's efforts to improve the lives of women, children and families in our community through our domestic violence prevention and education services. We'd love for you to help us spread the word about the work we're doing. 

For more information contact Michelle Mowery Johnson, Director of Communications at (615) 983-5125 or michelle.moweryjohnson@ywcanashville.com.

Featured News

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

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Upcoming Events

Strike Out Violence

Strike Out Violence

What is STRIKE OUT VIOLENCE? STRIKE OUT VIOLENCE is an inaugural bowling fundraiser that allows the YWCA to continue empowering domestic… Learn More

Vanderbilt Legends Charity Basketball Game

Vanderbilt Legends Charity Basketball Game

The Vanderbilt Legends Charity Basketball Game is brainchild of Philadelphia Eagles star and Vandy alum Jordan Matthews. Jordan… Learn More

The MEND Experience

Top coaches and community leaders shared their knowledge and experience changing a culture that supports violence against women.… Learn More

AWA

AWA

Nominations Now OPEN for 2017 Academy for Women of Achievement  Click here for the Online Individual Nomination Form | Click here to… Learn More