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This Mother's Day, honour the incredible women in your life.

May 9, 2017 at 3:37PM until May 31, 2017 at 3:37PM

This Mother's Day, give women the tools they need to become leaders in their own lives and communities. Consider giving a gift that honours the women in your life who have inspired and helped shape you. Your support and generosity will impact lives for decades to come.

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YWCA Hamilton wins at the Outstanding Business Achievement Awards

April 4, 2017 at 3:52PM until May 31, 2017 at 3:52PM

YWCA Hamilton has won the Hamilton Chamber of Commerce's Accessibility Award at the Outstanding Business Achievement Awards ceremony. This award recognizes those businesses who demonstrate a commitment and appreciation for diversity and inclusion through best practices and innovative solutions. 

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Walk a Mile in Her Shoes 2017

March 27, 2017 at 11:41AM until June 20, 2017 at 11:35AM

Walk a Mile in Her Shoes

Every year, Walk a Mile in Her Shoes asks men and women in our community to step into high heels — or any pair of red shoes — to raise awareness and funds to help women who have been affected by violence or homelessness. Join us by sponsoring, fundraising, and walking on Tuesday, June 20, 2017. Click HERE to visit the Walk a Mile website.

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Meet Elizabeth: YWCA Hamilton's Turning Point Award Winner

March 22, 2017 at 1:53PM until May 31, 2017 at 1:53PM

At the 2017 Women of Distinction Awards, the Turning Point Award went to Elizabeth, a young woman who has overcome hardship and adversity with the help of our Developmental Services department. Here she is telling her story.

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Congratulations to the 2017 Women of Distinction Award winners

March 10, 2017 at 11:34AM until May 31, 2017 at 11:34AM

On March 9, the YWCA Hamilton Women of Distinction Awards were given out at the Hamilton Convention Centre by Carmen's. Here are the winners of the 41st annual awards. Congratulations to all who were nominated. 

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Annual Report 2015-16

June 27, 2016 at 3:03PM until June 30, 2017 at 3:03PM

As YWCA Hamilton enters the fourth year of our strategic plan, we aim to continue promoting a culture and organization that embraces innovation, creativity, and excellence as we work to meet the diverse demands of our community for the future.

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