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Featured News

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

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Upcoming Events

Wine Women & Shoes

You're invited to the 6th annual Wine Women & Shoes event at the Nashville City Center on Saturday, Feb. 10. Grab your girlfriends… Learn More