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News & Events from the YWCA | Monthly Archives: June 2015

Meet and Greet with SaskTel

PowerPoint presentation begins at 2:30pm followed by a 15-min question/discussion period at the ending of the hour SaskTel As the primary full-service communications provider in the province, SaskTel is looking for a variety of positions in administration, IT, technical and sales Hosted at: Main Floor – Studio Room YWCA Saskatoon 510 25th Street East Saskatoon, […]

CARGILL BUILDS AT YWCA OPPORTUNITY SHOP FOR UNITED WAY DAY OF CARING

June 21st at the YWCA Opportunity Shop was an old-fashioned building bee…not a barn raising but a shelf raising! The Opportunity Shop location received some much needed shelving, thanks to the generosity and hard work of the folks at Cargill and the United Way Day of Caring. You can check out the YWCA Opportunity Shop thrift […]

KEEP CONVERSATION GOING FOR RECONCILIATION

Source: letter to the editor by Lesley Washington, director of programs at YWCA Saskatoon, published in The Saskatoon StarPhoenix June 11, 2015 I had the privilege of participating in the Walk for Reconciliation in Ottawa at the end of May, alongside other members of YWCA Canada’s National Advocacy Advisory Committee. Part of our reason to […]

ROYAL LEPAGE GOLF TOURNAMENT FOR SHELTER

YWCA Saskatoon is grateful to be selected as a beneficiary of the 1st Annual Royal LePage Golf Tournament for Shelter. The event will be hosted at The Willows Golf and Country Club on Friday, June 19th. The Willows is Saskatchewan’s premier 36 hole public golf course. It boasts beautiful lakes, silica bunkers, island greens and […]

YWCA CANADA WELCOMES TRUTH AND RECONCILIATION COMMISSION FINAL REPORT

  YWCA Canada joins thousands marching in Ottawa on May 31, 2015 Photo credit: Lesley Washington Toronto – Recognizing the negative impacts of 120 years of the Indian Residential School system on the lives of women and girls, YWCA Canada welcomed the release of the Final Report of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission Tuesday, and […]

JOIN THE YWCA BOARD OF DIRECTORS

YWCA Saskatoon is currently accepting applications for membership on: The YWCA Saskatoon Board of Directors The Women of Distinction Planning Committee The Social Good Fundraising Committee For more information, visit www.ywcasaskatoon.com/how-you-can-help/  To apply for the Board of Directors, please submit a letter of interest outlining your skills and qualifications. It is helpful to include your […]