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Introducing: Melissa White-McMahon as the Director of the Breast Cancer Resource Center!

Monday, August 3, 2020

A Letter From Melissa White-McMahon, Director of YWCA Princeton’s Breast Cancer Resource Center Hi everyone,  My name is Melissa White-McMahon; two weeks prior to the COVID-19 pandemic. I was promoted the YWCA of Princeton’s Breast Cancer Resource Center’s (BCRC) Director. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, as of April 1st the BCRC staff was temporarily laid off and the in-person programs … Read More

Saving “Grace”: Stop Criminalizing Black Youths.

Wednesday, July 22, 2020

Since mid-May, a 15 year old girl identified by her middle name, Grace, has been held at a juvenile detention center in Michigan. Oakland County Judge Mary Ellen Brennan recently decided she is not yet ready to return home. Her offense? Failing to complete her online homework. This violated the terms of her probation, which … Read More

Recapping Our Conversation with New Jersey YWCA Leaders & Senator Cory Booker

Thursday, July 16, 2020

We were honored to have the opportunity to discuss the byproducts of systemic racism and its impact on women of color with our sister YWCA leaders,  YWCA Northern New Jersey CEO Helen Archontou, our own Executive Director Tay Walker, YWCA Union County CEO Janice Lilien, and U. S. Senator Cory Booker. Watch Here Here are some of the highlights and key … Read More