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Season of Sharing under way at Purdue

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. -– Purdue students, faculty and staff are joining four local agencies in hopes of making a brighter Christmas for children in Greater Lafayette. The Boiler Volunteer Network’s (BVN) Season of Sharing campaign provided gifts to nearly 300 children last year, and the need is greater this holiday season, says Harry Brown, assistant […]

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YWCA of Greater Lafayette names new Executive Director

LAFAYETTE, Ind. –- The YWCA Greater Lafayette Board of Directors has hired a new executive director. Mary Ann Forbes, formerly of Fort Wayne, starts her new position on Monday, May 3, 2010. “We are excited about Mary Ann coming on as Executive Director,” said Board President Grayce Lechtenberg. “She has a strong history of leadership […]

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Domestic violence forum scheduled for Tuesday, April 6

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Nancy Gabin, Purdue University associate professor of history, will be among the panelists Tuesday (April 6) for a YWCA forum about the history, causes and the law concerning domestic violence. The forum Joining Hands to Stop Violence, will start at 6 p.m. at University Church and is free and open to […]

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2010 Salute to Women Award Recipients announced, 9 to be honored March 2

LAFAYETTE, Ind. — The YWCA Greater Lafayette will showcase the achievements and contributions of nine local women at the annual YWCA Salute to Women Banquet on March 2nd at the Purdue Memorial Union Ballrooms, 101 N. Grant Street, West Lafayette. Chicago Sky Assistant Coach Stephanie White will be the evening’s keynote speaker. White, who is […]

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Purdue’s Latino Cultural Center to celebrate ‘Día de los Muertos’

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Purdue University’s Latino Cultural Center will celebrate the Mexican holiday, “Día de los Muertos,” or Day of the Dead, with music, crafts and food from 4-7 p.m. Oct. 30 at the YWCA of Greater Lafayette at 605 N. Sixth Street in Downtown Lafayette. The event is free and open to the […]

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2nd annual Ultimate Pink Party to benefit YWCA Women’s Cancer Program

LAFAYETTE, Ind. — St. Elizabeth Regional Health and Unity Healthcare will be hosting the 2nd Annual Ultimate Pink Party (formerly Celebration of Women) on October 9, 2009 at the Holiday Inn City Centre in Lafayette, Indiana from 5:00-11:00pm. The event will include a plated dinner, spa service, Vera Bradley gift, entertainment from Purduettes and Golden […]

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