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Unity Challenge: Taking A Deeper Look at Racism & Biases

Thursday, September 3, 2020

Canton, OH (September 3, 2020) – More than two thousand community members took the Unity Challenge this past month and almost fifty organizations endorsed it. From August 10 to August 28, members in the community processed the challenge in many ways: attended Facebook Live Check-Ins Monday through Thursdays, Weekly challenges through online conference calls every… Continue Reading Unity Challenge: Taking A Deeper Look at Racism & Biases

Dismantling Racism Coaltion of Stark County Launches Unity Challenge

Monday, August 3, 2020

Canton, OH (August 3, 2020) – The Dismantling Racism Coalition of Stark County is proud to announce the launch of the Unity Challenge, a 15-day commitment that helps us explore our unconscious attitudes about race, power, privilege and leadership. You can help our community reduce barriers and create transformational change, while going on your own personal… Continue Reading Dismantling Racism Coaltion of Stark County Launches Unity Challenge

Law Firms to Support Local Restaurants and YWCA Homeless Shelter

Friday, April 24, 2020

For Release Immediate Release – 04/24/2020 Canton—Local law firms are teaming up in a big way to help support restaurants and the area’s homeless population. Attorneys from Baker, Dublikar, Beck, Wiley & Mathews; Buckingham, Doolittle & Burroughs; Milligan Pusateri; Krugliak, Wilkins, Griffiths & Dougherty; Pelini, Campbell & Williams; and Tzangas Plakas Mannos committed to delivering… Continue Reading Law Firms to Support Local Restaurants and YWCA Homeless Shelter

COVID-19 Emergency Shelter Fund

Wednesday, April 8, 2020

We need your help. It is not often we get down on our knees and plead – but today we are doing just that. The CDC and local health officials have just released new guidance and expectations for homeless shelters during the COVID-19 Pandemic. In our emergency shelter we have 38 vulnerable citizens living in shared… Continue Reading COVID-19 Emergency Shelter Fund

COVID-19 Update

Monday, March 23, 2020

Please read below for our latest update (March 23, 2020): At the YWCA Canton, the safety, health and well-being of the individuals and families we serve are at the top of our priorities. Like you, we are actively monitoring the coronavirus (COVID-19) situation. In these unprecedented times, we will continue to serve our clients in… Continue Reading COVID-19 Update

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