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1 Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA) YWCA seeks dudes to collect diapers (Dudes for Diapers)(Time Out Pub & Eatery, 101 E. Milwaukee St.) 08 Mar 2016, 7A
2 Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA) Dudes for Diapers collection ending (YWCA Domestic Violence Shelter) 04 Apr 2016, 6A
3 Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA) Stand Against Racism demonstrations, rally planned April 28 16 Apr 2016, 11A
4 Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA) Grant to update Y's shelter security (Stateline Community Foundation Women's Fund)(YWCA Rock County) 25 Apr 2016, 8A
5 Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA) Franchise collects items for moms (Two Men and a Truck) 28 Apr 2016, 8A
6 Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA) 'One person at a time': YWCA stands against racism in Janesville in annual event (photo of Neil Deupree) 29 Apr 2016, 1A
7 Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA) Explaining ethnicities (Diversity Action Team)(YWCA of Rock County)("Kids & Race...What to Say?") 12 May 2016, kicks, 1C
8 Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA) Walk a Mile event seeks participants (10th Annual Walk a Mile in Her Shoes)(YWCA Rock County's Alternatives to Violence and Transitions for Women Domestic Violence Transitional Housing)(Pontiac Convention Center) 17 Jul 2016, 9A
9 Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA) Walk a Mile [In Her Shoes] fundraiser set for Aug. 12 (Pontiac Convention Center, 2809 N. Pontiac Dr.) 25 Jul 2016, 9A
10 Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA) 'I was afraid for my life': Woman shares story of escaping domestic violence for Walk A Mile in Her Shoes fundraiser (photo of Cheryl Peterson, Courtney Reith and Roberta Haakinson)(Features Hair & Nail Salon) 10 Aug 2016, 2A

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