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Robotics Outreach at Princeton Community Village Returns

Friday, July 20, 2018

As part of its initiative to expose youth to STEM-related fields, YWCA Princeton piloted a Robotics Outreach Program with Princeton Community Village (PCV) in 2017. The program returned once again for this summer with a week-long fun and educational session. The outreach program was designed for children in grades 4 – 9, who are interested … Read More

YWCA Princeton Receives $50,000 Grant

Wednesday, July 11, 2018

The YWCA Princeton has been awarded a $50,000 grant for technical assistance and support from The Bunbury Fund at the Princeton Area Community Foundation. The Bunbury Fund is a donor advised fund of the Princeton Area Community Foundation, created from the assets of the Bunbury Company, a private grant-making, charitable foundation formed by Dean Mathey … Read More

Stand Against Racism

#StandAgainstRacism Summer Series Kicks Off

Friday, July 6, 2018

Earlier this year, along with local partner organizations, YWCA Princeton hosted it’s 11th Annual Stand Against Racism campaign, popularly known as the STAND. This event was founded by YWCA Trenton and YWCA Princeton in 2007, and is now a signature campaign of YWCA USA. The STAND’s purpose is to build community among those who work for racial … Read More

Final Stretch! Parking Lot Resurfacing

Monday, July 2, 2018

Tuesday, July 3, 2018 Due to the high heat, both the East and West Lots will be closed to parking on Tuesday, July 3, 2018 so that what has been paved may cure. The light blue area is for Drop Off and Pick Up only. Only the light blue driveway will be open and it … Read More

ETS Firecracker 5K 2018

14th Annual ETS Firecracker 5K Raises More Than $25,000

Tuesday, June 26, 2018

A beautiful sunny day brought over 620 runners and walkers out at YWCA Princeton’s 14th annual ETS Firecracker 5K on Tuesday, June 26. The race was sponsored by more than 20 local businesses and supported by over 40 volunteers.   First place for men went to Reid Kovacs who completed the 5K in 16 minutes … Read More

Parking Lot Resurfacing UPDATE

Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Click here for July update. Due to some additional milling and prep work that was required, our parking lot resurfacing project will continue into July. Below please find details about the expected impact on parking and walking into the YWCA Program Building and Bramwell House over the next several days. Since weather and other circumstances … Read More

YWCA Princeton All-Girl Competitive Robotics Teams with Douglas Clayton, SVP at SES and Dr. Cheryl Rowe-Rendleman, YWCA Princeton Board President

YWCA Princeton All-Girls Robotics Teams Visit SES

Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Thanks to the SES sponsorship of the YWCA Princeton Robotics program, for the second consecutive year, the world of creation and invention has expanded even further for the YWCA Princeton’s all-girls competitive robotics teams. On Thursday, June 14, the two YWCA Princeton all-girls competitive robotics teams – Robotics Rockettes and Prototype G – visited the … Read More

Annual Dance Recital A Smashing Success!

Monday, June 11, 2018

On Sunday, June 10, the YWCA Princeton Dance Department presented Carnival of the Animals to the musical score by Camille Saint-Saéns and a hip hop program as part of it’s end of the year dance recital. Children from ages 3-10 performed dances choreographed by YWCA Princeton Dance Director, Christine Colosimo. Each dance depicted the movements of … Read More

Parking Lot Resurfacing

Friday, June 8, 2018

Starting this Monday, June 11, we will begin a major milling, paving, sealing and striping project to improve the YWCA-YMCA parking lot at 59 Robeson Place, Princeton. The project will be conducted in phases to assure that parking is available during the construction. As part of the first phase, the section of the parking lot … Read More

YWCA Princeton Receives $9000 Grant for ESL Program

Wednesday, June 6, 2018

This week, the Dollar General Literacy Foundation awarded YWCA Princeton a $9000 grant to support the YWCA Princeton Latina Unidas’ ESL Program. This local grant award is part of more than $8.3 million in grants awarded to more than 1,000 schools, nonprofits and organizations across the 44 states that Dollar General serves. “As part of … Read More