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How Long Have Women Really Had the Right to Vote?

Monday, December 9, 2019

The new year is right around the corner. And soon after, Black History Month, and then, Women’s History Month. 2020 will certainly be a big year–it’ll mark 100 years since the Nineteenth Amendment was ratified, giving women the right to vote. But is that really accurate? When we say “women have had the right to … Read More

In Case You Missed It: YWCA Princeton Featured Twice in Town Topics Newspaper

Wednesday, December 4, 2019

This week was a busy one! YWCA Princeton was mentioned in two Town Topics cover stories: “PPS Seeks State Aid to Expand Preschool for 15 More Students” recaps a recent Princeton Public Schools (PPS) Board of Education (BOE) meeting. At the meeting, PPS Superintendent Steve Chochrane spoke about the importance of early childhood education, and … Read More

What is GivingTuesday?

Monday, December 2, 2019

Right now, your inbox and Facebook newsfeed might be full of messages about GivingTuesday. So, what is it? According to Givingtuesday.org, “GivingTuesday is a global generosity movement unleashing the power of people and organizations to transform their communities and the world on December 3, 2019 and every day.” Founded in 2012, the initiative has raised … Read More