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On a Mission to Eradicate Domestic Violence in Our Community

Monday, October 3, 2022

Observing National Domestic Violence Awareness Month at YWCA Mohawk Valley Each October, everything at YWCA Mohawk Valley (YWCA MV) turns purple. Not a new shade of orange for Halloween, not reds and yellows like the autumn leaves, but a vibrant, deliberate purple. Why? Purple is the official color for domestic violence awareness, and October is… Continue Reading On a Mission to Eradicate Domestic Violence in Our Community

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YWCA MV Thanks MTPT for $30,000 Award to Support Domestic Violence Shelter Programs

Tuesday, September 27, 2022

YWCA Mohawk Valley Receives Award from M&T Bank/Partners Trust Bank Charitable Fund (MTPT) UTICA, N.Y. (Sept. 27, 2022) – YWCA Mohawk Valley (YWCA MV) was awarded $30,000 by M&T Bank/Partners Trust Bank Charitable Fund (MTPT) to support the agency’s two domestic violence shelters. After granting a similar award in 2021, MTPT raised their gift amount… Continue Reading YWCA MV Thanks MTPT for $30,000 Award to Support Domestic Violence Shelter Programs

YWCA Mohawk Valley Statement on SCOTUS Decision to Overturn Roe v. Wade

Friday, June 24, 2022

Agency Affirms a Woman’s Right to Choose UTICA, N.Y. (June 24, 2022) – YWCA Mohawk Valley (YWCA MV) is deeply frustrated, disappointed, and angered by the Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe v. Wade. With a number of trigger laws in place in nearly half the states, this decision already has disastrous implications for women… Continue Reading YWCA Mohawk Valley Statement on SCOTUS Decision to Overturn Roe v. Wade

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YWCA Mohawk Valley Awarded $25,000 Gift from Utica National Group Foundation

Thursday, June 2, 2022

Funding to Support Clients Fleeing Domestic Violence UTICA, N.Y. (June 2, 2022) – YWCA Mohawk Valley (YWCA MV) has been awarded $25,000 by the Utica National Group Foundation, the philanthropic arm of the Utica National insurance Group. The funding will provide life-saving support for survivors fleeing domestic violence. “We are deeply grateful to the Utica… Continue Reading YWCA Mohawk Valley Awarded $25,000 Gift from Utica National Group Foundation

YWCA MV 2022 Salute Honorees

REVEAL 2022: YWCA MV Announces New Class of Outstanding Women

Tuesday, February 15, 2022

Eight Local Women to be Honored at Salute Awards Ceremony in April UTICA, N.Y. (February 11, 2021) – At their exclusive Reveal event on February 10, YWCA Mohawk Valley (YWCA MV) announced the honorees for Salute to Outstanding Women 2022. Salute to Outstanding Women is a decades-long tradition at YWCA MV that honors eight local… Continue Reading REVEAL 2022: YWCA MV Announces New Class of Outstanding Women

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YWCA MV Calls for Nominees for Salute to Outstanding Women 2022

Wednesday, November 3, 2021

Nomination Deadline: Friday, December 10, 2021 UTICA, N.Y. (Nov. 4, 2021) – YWCA Mohawk Valley (YWCA MV) is seeking nominations for their 2022 Salute to Outstanding Women awards. Nominations for this year’s celebration are due to YWCA MV on Friday, December 10, 2021. Salute 2022 will celebrate women who work to make the Mohawk Valley… Continue Reading YWCA MV Calls for Nominees for Salute to Outstanding Women 2022