The Board of Directors of liveSAFE Resources has selected Tracey B. Atwater, President of Bridges Atwater Solutions, as its next Executive Director. Ms. Atwater will begin work on July 1, 2018, succeeding Holly Tuchman, who is retiring after more than eleven successful […]
Cobb Nonprofit Aligns Name, Brand with Ongoing Mission YWCA of Northwest Georgia announced it has changed its name to liveSAFE Resources. The new name reflects the nonprofit’s mission to provide safety and healing to those impacted by domestic violence, sexual assault and elder abuse.
On Tuesday, January 17, the organization celebrated […]
YWCA of Northwest Georgia’s Y’s Guys and Verizon Host Eighth Annual Community Breakfast and Honor Jim Kellogg with Verizon Leadership Award
The YWCA of Northwest Georgia’s Y’s Guys and Verizon hosted the Seventh Annual Community Breakfast on Tuesday, October 25, 2016, at InfoMart in Marietta.
This year’s breakfast, entitled “Sexual Assault in Sports and on College Campuses,” included a panel discussion with local business leaders and law enforcement. The discussion was moderated […]
Ywca Of Northwest Georgia Competing For $100,000 Grand Prize In Allstate Foundation Purple Purse Challenge
The YWCA of Northwest Georgia is one of over 200 nonprofit domestic violence organizations across the country competing for $650,000 in grant money as a part of The Allstate Foundation’s Purple Purse Challenge, which kicked off September 28th. The Challenge, an annual competition hosted on CrowdRise, is a public fundraising […]
Fifth Annual Youth Track or Treat Run to Benefit the YWCA of Northwest Georgia’s “Sheltering Hands” on October 16th
The YWCA of Northwest Georgia will host the Fifth Annual Youth Track or Treat Run Presented By Team Texaco (located at old 41/Barrett Pkwy) on Sunday, October 16, 2016, at Swift Cantrell Park in Kennesaw. The family friendly event is open to the entire community. Proceeds from the event will […]
Nominations for the 32nd Annual Women of Achievement recognition are being accepted until Monday, October 31, 2016. Women who have demonstrated outstanding leadership and excellence in their professional and community endeavors and live and/or work in Cobb, Cherokee or Paulding counties are eligible. Fifteen (15) Women of Achievement will […]
Kouzina Christos, located at 1453 Terrell Mill Road in Marietta, is hosting a menu tasting and testing for a BBQ restaurant concept on Sunday, May 22nd at 1:00 – 5:00 PM. Traditional brisket, greek lamb barbecue, pork barbecue, bone in pork loin and specialty sausages will be served, […]
YWCA of Northwest Georgia Provides Help and Healing to Victims of Sexual Assault through the WellStar Regional Protection Center
The YWCA of Northwest Georgia and its partnerships with district attorneys, health care and law enforcement professionals have strengthened a comprehensive network of services for victims of sexual assault. Since November 2005, the YWCA Sexual Assault Response Team has been a tremendous collaboration among YWCA volunteers and staff, district attorneys, […]
Cobb County Domestic Violence Task Force And The Ywca Of Northwest Georgia Host Breakfast For Faith Leaders
The Cobb County Domestic Violence Task Force and the YWCA of Northwest Georgia are hosting an informational breakfast entitled, “Connecting Congregations and Communities” on Tuesday, February 23, 2016, 7:30 – 9:00 a.m. at Marietta High School. The free breakfast will be held in the high school’s seminar room at their […]