Outward Bound Scholarship, Suffrage Day Success, & New Executive Officer
YWCA Outward Bound Scholarship
An amazing opportunity for exceptional young women attend a life-changing 21-day course at greatly reduced cost. Applications open now until 31 Oct.
Kate Would Be Proud
We put out the call to vote on Suffrage Day to recognise 124 years of women voting, and people really responded! Thanks to all who participated.
New YWCA Executive Officer
Welcome, Liv Doogue! As our current Executive Officer Alanna Irving goes on parental leave, Liv brings a range of skills to our movement.
Spotlight: YWCA Hamilton
Since 2000, the Hamilton YWCA has offered valuable scholarships to women under 30. Manager Anne Bennett says, "To achieve change, we need women with influence and education." Read more.
- New book: Risking Their Lives: NZ Abortion Stories 1900–1939
- Report: 2017 Trends in Global Giving
- White Ribbon Guide for Young Men: How to Be a Good Guy
- Project Website: YWCA Australia Merger Project
- World YWCA seeks interns. Deadline 30 Oct.
- Chevening Scholarships to study in the UK. Deadline 7 Nov.
- Prime Minister's Youth Programme: open to Auckland young people moving in a positive direction.
- Co-design and Community Development: Insights from Māori Co-designers [20 Oct, online]
- YWCA Auckland AGM and Annual Celebration [25 Oct, Auckland]
- Empowerment and Success conference: a positive path for the NGO sector [26-27 Oct, Auckland]
- SSI Conference: the impact of colonialisation on sexual violence and exploitation [5 Nov, Christchurch]
- YWCA Equal Pay Awards [9 Nov, Auckland]