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Highlights From The Annual ESL Student Award Ceremony

Thursday, May 17, 2018

On May 16, 2018, YWCA Princeton celebrated the achievements of the ESL Program students, at the annual Student Award Ceremony.  This year we had an unprecedented turnout of over 110 students and their family members. We were joined in this student award ceremony by Judy Hutton, CEO of YWCA Princeton, and Nancy Faherty, Director of Advocacy … Read More

A Warm Welcome to New YWCA Board Members!

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Our Annual Volunteer Appreciation Party was held on May 9th, 2018 at the YWCA Princeton’s W Center. It was a fun evening filled with food and laughter, as many of our long-time volunteers mingled and greeted staff members. Judith Hutton, CEO of YWCA Princeton, thanked all the 400+ volunteers of the YWCA Princeton who were … Read More

YWCA Princeton Takes a STAND Against Racism

Friday, May 4, 2018

As we have done for the past decade, this year too, YWCA Princeton took a Stand Against Racism along with local partner organizations and community members on April 26 – April 29. Stand Against Racism, popularly known as the STAND, was founded by YWCA Trenton and YWCA Princeton in 2007, and is now a signature campaign of … Read More

BCRC Sparks Creative Healing

Thursday, April 26, 2018

When people think of “healing arts” they will generally think of sitting outdoors on a crisp fall day rendering an image of a stately tree with its leaves bursting with autumnal color.  Yes, painting, drawing, sculpting, and other types of fine art can certainly be therapeutic for anyone, let alone a woman dealing with the … Read More

Competitive Robotics Sponsor SES Visits YWCA

Thursday, April 19, 2018

YWCA Princeton’s All-Girls Competitive Robotics program is wrapping up another year of success by sending gratitude to the skilled volunteers and generous supporters who have launched this program beyond expectation! The FTC Teams (ages 13-18) are especially grateful to SES, the world’s leading satellite operator. Thanks to Dr. Douglas Clayton, Senior VP at SES, our … Read More

The Class of 2018 joined by Past Tribute to Women Honorees!

Tribute to Women Wraps on a High Note

Thursday, March 29, 2018

On Friday March 9th, YWCA Princeton honored eight inspiring women at the annual Tribute to Women Awards. This year marked the 35th anniversary of this signature YWCA Princeton event. Women of excellence, who live or work in the greater Princeton area and who have made significant contributions in their professions and communities, are honored each … Read More

YWCA Volunteer Kate Liu Honored

Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Congratulations to Kate Liu for being honored last night as a Young Woman of Achievement by the Mercer County Commission on the Status of Women! A junior at The Lawrenceville School, Kate has volunteered with YWCA Princeton since 2015. Kate is currently coordinating our upcoming ETS Firecracker 5K, which is scheduled for June 26th to raise … Read More

Young Wonders Hamilton Celebrates 45th Anniversary

Thursday, March 22, 2018

The Young Wonders Child Development Center Hamilton celebrated it’s 45th anniversary on March 13, 2018. Hamilton Township Mayor Kelly Yaede cut the ribbon to mark this milestone, and was joined by Judy Hutton (CEO, YWCA Princeton), Liza Zauner (Director of the Young Wonders Program), Cecy Weeast (Director of Latinas Unidas), Claudia Schutts, Marty Flynn and … Read More

YWCA and Corner House Continue Racism Discussions

Thursday, February 15, 2018

Leading up to YWCA’s upcoming Stand Against Racism campaign in April, and with hopes of increasing awareness of the YWCA mission and the impact of racism in our community, YWCA Princeton has partnered with Corner House to host monthly intergenerational group discussions on racism. Featuring distinguished speakers, these discussions bring together participants of various age … Read More

25 Years of Latina Unidas and 45 Years of Young Wonders

Thursday, February 15, 2018

On February 13, YWCA Princeton celebrated 25 years of Latinas Unidas in Trenton and 45 years of Young Wonders Preschool at Hamilton at a Mardi Gras Party. Among those in attendance were the founders of both these programs, along with the program participants from over the years, and past and present YWCA board members. YWCA … Read More