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Visionary, Carole F. Hoover, and 7 Trailblazing Women to be Honored by YWCA Greater Cleveland

CLEVELAND, OH – YWCA Greater Cleveland has announced the 2017 recipients of the YWCA Women of Achievement Awards. This prestigious award is presented to a select group of Northeast Ohio women who have achieved extraordinary accomplishments through career success, community service, leadership, mentoring, and dedication to YWCA’s mission of eliminating racism and empowering women. 345 more words

YWCA Greater Cleveland

The start of something incredible...

I’ve been here in Ushuaia for 3 days now. At least I think I have. I’ve lost all track of time. I have to check my phone to see what day it is and it doesn’t get dark here until about 11pm so even my sense of time during the day is off kilter. 342 more words

Environment

Homeward Bound Women In Science Leadership Expedition to Antarctica

It’s here! It’s finally here! After nearly 2 years of waiting, hard work, connecting, planning, and anticipation, it’s here. Tomorrow I will be boarding an airplane bound for Buenos Aires and then Ushuaia, in Argentina. 348 more words

Sustainability

Finding Your Tree—Taking a Stand—on Thanksgiving 2016

When asked by young activists where they should direct their energies, Julia Butterfly Hill responds simply, “Everyone has to find their own tree.”

Julia, you may remember, is the woman who in 1997, at the age of 23, camped out at the top of a thousand-year-old, 180-foot-high California redwood named Luna, to save her and others in her grove from death by logging. 422 more words

Activism

Women's March on Washington

Oh Wow. What a whirlwind it’s been since we’ve last been in touch. I was unable to write to you last week with the election results so raw in my body. 1,104 more words

Feminism

Women's Leadership & the Bible

JOINING THE DOTS…


 Di Hocking -Senior Associate Pastor, Yarra Valley Vineyard 

My period in ministry has been one when paradigms have shifted significantly on this topic. 1,840 more words

Journeys In Ministry

Replacing Our Broken System From the Ground Up

As Buckminster Fuller said, if something is broken, don’t try to fix it. Create something new that renders the old model obsolete. There are signs that is actually happening, in hundreds of American communities today. 433 more words

Buckminster Fuller