The Newcomers and Friends Club– 60 Years Strong

Monday, October 28, 2019

The Newcomers and Friends Club was formed on March 18th, 1959 around hot tea and good intentions. Through YWCA Princeton, a group of fifty women who had lived in the Princeton area for only two years or less were welcomed to a “Get Acquainted Dessert Tea”. What brought the women together that day was the … Read More

Breast Cancer Awareness Month is Every Month at YWCA Princeton’s BCRC

Wednesday, October 23, 2019

If you’ve walked through downtown Princeton within the past few weeks, you may have noticed some pink bows displayed inside and outside of local businesses. Those bows are part of the Breast Cancer Resource Center’s mission to “paint the town pink” in October to honor women and families going through breast cancer, and remind them … Read More

Things to Consider During the #WeekWithoutViolence

Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Throughout the #WeekWithoutViolence we will be sharing statistics and information about how gender-based violence affects our own community, our country, and the world. Certain groups are more affected than others—for example, women make up 86% of domestic violence victims. Within that social group, there are subgroups that are more susceptible to violence, such as Native … Read More

YWCA Princeton’s Latinas Unidas to Receive Funding for Outreach Through PEI Kids

Tuesday, October 8, 2019

In a press release, PEI Kids announced that it is the recipient of a three-year grant award from the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (JJDP) to support victims of gang violence in the greater Trenton area. PEI kids will lead a community collaboration called The Greater Trenton Outreach to Support Youth Victims of … Read More