What’s Happening at the YWCA

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

OUR PRESCHOOLERS’ FRESH SALSA

The preschoolers made fresh salsa with some vegetables from our garden.  So delicious!! Recipe For Blender Salsa: Diced Tomatoes Green Pepper Onion Corn Cilantro Leaves 1 tbsp. lemon juice Salt to taste Use tortillas to dip in the salsa.

FUN LOVING VOLUNTEERS NEEDED AT THE Y!

Hey YWCA supporters! Do you have some free time this week? We are looking for models for our YWCA photos happening the morning of Wednesday August 26th. Come volunteer for a completely painless photo shoot with our friendly professional photographer, Dave, and help us tell our story about YWCA community services! We are looking for both women […]

THE MACHU PICCHU TREK HAS BEGUN

There are 60 individuals from Royal LePage Realty who are hiking through the Andes to Machu Picchu to raise money for shelters throughout Canada. In Saskatoon, the YWCA Crisis Shelter and Residence has been selected as one of the recipients for the donation of funds raised! The YWCA sincerely thanks Team Fisher for giving up […]

TRADE JOURNEY BEGINS WITH A TOUR

Informed decisions really help when exploring new career opportunities. There is no better way to learn about the realities of working in construction than to explore a busy commercial construction work site. That is exactly what a group of women did on July 22 of this year. What an amazing tour! Kudos to the folks […]

GOING ON A TRAIN RIDE

Thank you City of Saskatoon for inviting us to join in on the grand opening of Potashcorp Playland! We had lots of fun riding the train with the Mayor!

THE CRISIS SHELTER NEEDS VOLUNTEERS!

The Crisis Shelter and Residence is in need of caring volunteers to help with childcare! The moms in the shelter use this childcare to give themselves time to access programming and get information that can help them find stable housing for their families.  To volunteer you must be over the age of 18 and have […]

COMMUNITY FORUM ON HOMELESSNESS IN SASKATOON

Homeless individuals and families in Saskatoon were counted on June 22, an initiative led by the Community-University Institute for Social Research (CUISR). The 2015 results will be discussed at an upcoming community forum.   Community Forum 2015 Saskatoon Point-in-time Count of Homeless Individuals and Families Wednesday, August 19th 9:30 to 11:30am Station 20 West – Multi […]