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1 Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA) YWCA domestic abuse program addresses needs of older women 08 Mar 2004, 1A
2 Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA) YWCA executive director resigns: family obligations drive decision (photo of Allison Hokinson) 12 Nov 2013, 3A
3 Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA) YWCA gets $56,620 for program (to benefit child and adult viticism of crime through its Alternatives to Violence program) 06 Oct 2008, 4A
4 Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA) YWCA hires new director: previous leader quit after one day on job (Marjorie Hilgart) (Michelle Gardner) (Kathy Johnson) (Sue Conley) 22 May 2002, 2B
5 Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA) YWCA honors contributions by women (Eva Arnold) (Ruby Beyer) (Janet Philipp) (Patch Products) 27 Mar 2004, 1B
6 Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA) YWCA makes plans for new shelter: 130 women were turned away in '95 19 Feb 1996, 1A
7 Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA) YWCA names Hokinson interim executive director: former director leaving to become church pastor (photo of Allison Hokinson)(Directors Needed - Janine Peterson, interim president of United Way of North Rock County; Gary Smith, interim executive director of Rotary Botanical Gardens) 09 Dec 2010, 3A
8 Women of Distinction YWCA of Rock County announces 2011 Women of Distinction winners: Like mother, like daughter: Dabiri, Shahlapour thrive on involvement (photo of Jaleh Dabiri, Minaliza Shahlapour, Lucy Anderson, Cheryl Peterson, Kathy Holcombe, HospiceCare) 19 Apr 2011, 1A
9 Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA) YWCA of Rock County has a new executive director: Waukesha woman replaces co-directors (Michelle Gardner)(Kathy Johnson) (Sue Conley) 11 Feb 2002, 1B
10 Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA) YWCA offers after-school swing dancing, games, and other recreation for junior high school students during World War II. Jan 1944, CENTURY OF STORIES (977.587 DUPRE), 95

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