Press Release

YWCA Princeton participates at the NJ Family Festival hosted by First Lady Tammy Murphy

Monday, December 10, 2018

YWCA Princeton was proud to participate in the 2nd NJ Family Festival that was hosted by First Lady Tammy Murphy’s Office, Trenton Health Team, Trenton Public Schools, City of Trenton, and The Nicholson Foundation. The festival, that involved over 180 organizations in the planning process, was held on Saturday, December 8, 2018, at Hedgepeth-Williams Middle School … Read More

YWCA Princeton Announces Honorees for the 2019 Tribute to Women Awards

Tuesday, December 4, 2018

YWCA Princeton is thrilled to announce the honorees of the 2019 Tribute to Women Awards, who will be recognized at the signature event on Friday, March 8, 2019 at Hyatt Regency Princeton. Eight exemplary women will join over 300 women who have been the recipients of this prestigious award over the last four decades. The 2019 Tribute to Women Award … Read More

Latinas Unidas celebrates Thanksgiving in a special way

Friday, November 23, 2018

Our Latinas Unidas program had a special Thanksgiving celebration this year! ESL students from different countries like Venezuela, Mexico, Guatemala, Dominican Republic, Puerto Rico, & Costa Rica, along with the staff and teachers of the program came together to celebrate the holiday. Students learned about Thanksgiving, listened to a Thanksgiving story, wrote what they were thankful for, … Read More

Princeton Chamber of Commerce Awards $10,000 Grant

Wednesday, November 14, 2018

YWCA Princeton was recently announced as one of the winners of the regional 2018 Community Development Awards by the Princeton Regional Chamber of Commerce. With grants ranging from $5,000 to $10,000 the Princeton Regional Chamber, in partnership with the Chamber Foundation and the Princeton Area Community Foundation has provided over $200,000 in grants to not-for-profit … Read More

YWCA Robotics at Black Women & Girls Caucus

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

On Saturday, October 27th, members of the YWCA Princeton’s Robotics team attended the second annual In Her Power Conference, hosted by the Congressional Caucus on Black Women & Girls. Three members of Prototype G, an all-girls competitive Robotics team at the YWCA Princeton, participated in a day of learning devoted to the empowerment of Black … Read More

Community Health Fair, Asm. Roy Freiman Visits

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

On Saturday, October 13th, the YWCA Princeton’s Breast Cancer Resource Center (BCRC) hosted its second Community Health Fair. Over two hundred attendees came to the Community Health Fair to access free health services and education. In total, the Community Health Fair provided 49 blood pressure and blood sugar screenings, 34 mammograms, 30 clinical breast exams, … Read More

YWCA Princeton’s Breast Cancer Resource Center Announces Pinktober 2018 Events

Monday, October 1, 2018

About 1 in 8 U.S. women (about 12.4%) will develop invasive breast cancer over the course of her lifetime, according to BreastCancer.org. Each year since its inaugural in 1985, the month of October has become synonymous with the pink ribbon and raising awareness about breast cancer. YWCA Princeton Breast Cancer Resource Center (BCRC)’s Pinktober 2018 … Read More

YWCA Princeton Stands In Solidarity With Dr. Christine Blasey Ford and Survivors Everywhere

Monday, September 24, 2018

Since Dr. Christine Blasey Ford came forward with an allegation of sexual assault against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, she has been endlessly harassed, threatened and her credibility has been repeatedly questioned. Today, YWCA Princeton proudly joined YWCA USA, the #MeToo movement and other sister organizations across USA, for a National Walkout and Moment of … Read More

Dr. Jianping Wang To Speak At YWCA Princeton’s Annual Friends Luncheon

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

On Thursday, September 27, 2018, YWCA Princeton will host the Annual Friends Luncheon at the Springdale Golf Club. This luncheon honors the dedicated and generous support of the Friends of the YWCA – members of the YWCA Princeton, who provide a significant source of unrestricted funds at a higher membership level. “The Friends’ support has … Read More

YWCA Princeton Announces New Director of Fund Development

Tuesday, August 14, 2018

The YWCA Princeton is pleased to welcome Samantha Bobila as the new Director of Fund Development. “We are delighted to have Samantha onboard,” remarked Judy Hutton, CEO of YWCA Princeton. “She is an alumni of our programs and we are excited to see her continue her journey with YWCA Princeton.” Samantha can be reached at … Read More