YWCA Greater Cincinnati Awarded $1.25 Million Bezos Day 1 Families Fund Grant to Help Cincinnati Families Find Safe Shelter, Housing and Stability

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YWCA Greater Cincinnati Awarded $1.25 Million Bezos Day 1 Families Fund Grant to Help Cincinnati Families Find Safe Shelter, Housing and Stability

Tuesday, November 21, 2023

Check out the press release: Funding from Bezos Day One Fund to support YWCA domestic violence shelters and housing.  YWCA Greater Cincinnati, the region’s largest provider of domestic violence survivor services, today announced that it has received a $1.25 million grant from the Bezos Day 1 Families Fund. Learn more at BezosDayOneFund.      

YWCA Greater Cincinnati awarded $1.5 million from bi3 to support domestic violence shelters, racial justice and advocacy work!

Monday, October 30, 2023

Funding from bi3 to support shelters and housing, racial justice and advocacy work.  We are honored to be one of four Black-led non-profits in Greater Cincinnati awarded bi3 funding to accelerate health equity. This grant will support our domestic violence shelters and housing programs, while allowing us to expand racial equity training and establish partnerships… Continue Reading YWCA Greater Cincinnati awarded $1.5 million from bi3 to support domestic violence shelters, racial justice and advocacy work!

YWCA Greater Cincinnati chosen as one of Interact for Health’s first recipients of funding for advancing health justice!

Tuesday, August 8, 2023

We are thrilled to announce we are one of Interact for Health‘s first recipients of funding for advancing health justice! The Racial Justice Strategic Development + Resource Plan will develop a community-driven, sustainable, and actionable plan to eliminate racism in the counties we serve. Receiving this funding will allow us to take our next steps… Continue Reading YWCA Greater Cincinnati chosen as one of Interact for Health’s first recipients of funding for advancing health justice!

New Executive Team members

Friday, July 7, 2023

YWCA Greater Cincinnati announces the appointment of two new executive team members after announcing new CEO Rickell Howard Smith earlier this year. Kat Steiner and René J. Cheatham III have been appointed as the Chief Development Officer and Chief Financial Officer, respectively. The YWCA has a bold mission and vision to lead the charge toward… Continue Reading New Executive Team members