The Bridge Newsletter

Creating Community Connections

  • Update on COVID-19 and the impact to YWCA Banff programs and services

    April 1, 2020 – As we navigate the evolving situation with COVID-19, our priority at the YWCA is to support Bow Valley community members in vulnerable times. Our core programs continue to operate, though due to an increase in… READ MORE

  • Social Enterprise for Social Good

    At YWCA Banff, our mission is to shape a safe and inclusive Bow Valley that empowers women and their community for a better future. This means that our team is committed to supporting women, families,… READ MORE

  • Power of Being A Girl

    YWCA’s Power of Being A Girl and Power of Being A Girl TEEN  conferences have wrapped up for another successful year! Power of Being A Girl TEEN is a day dedicated specifically to girls in… READ MORE

  • Banff Community Food & Friends

    YWCA Banff is rooted in community, and people are at the heart of what we do every day. That’s why on August 29, 2019, YWCA Banff will donate 20% of the revenue generated by our… READ MORE

  • A great success! Jamie Perkins Memorial Golf Tournament

    The first annual Jamie Perkins Memorial Golf Tournament teed off this past Sunday, July 28th, carrying on the legacy of 100 Holes of Help! Jamie Perkins was a long-time supporter of the YWCA, participating in… READ MORE

  • American Family Insurance teams up with YWCA Banff!

    We are delighted to share the news that American Family Insurance has teamed up with YWCA Banff to create a positive difference in the Bow Valley! During the 61st All American Convention held at the… READ MORE

  • Jamie Perkins Memorial Golf Tournament

    The Jamie Perkins Memorial Golf Tournament tees off on Sunday, July 28th at Stewart Creek Golf Course in Canmore. This event carries on the legacy of 100 Holes of Help, with all proceeds going to… READ MORE

  • 2019 Annual General Meeting

    YWCA Banff’s 2019 Annual General Meeting is coming up at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, June 26th. We welcome you to join us for the meeting to learn about our organization’s priorities, and to catch up… READ MORE

  • Call For Submissions: Express Consent Art Showcase

    Are you an artist who has a passion for making a difference in your community? Are you up for creating art that focuses on themes of consent, sexual violence, healing and healthy relationships? The Harmony… READ MORE

  • Launch of Sexual Violence Response Team

    YWCA Banff, in partnership with the Harmony Project, is proud to announce a new initiative. The SEXUAL VIOLENCE RESPONSE PROGRAM is here to help survivors of sexual assault, harassment, abuse and their support people through… READ MORE