Upcoming Events

Gazelle Girl 2020
Time: 7:30 am
Location: Downtown Grand Rapids

Gazelle Girl 5K, 10K, and Half Marathon
Sunday April 19, 2020

Registration is open!

Join Team YWCA for Gazelle Girl 5k/10k/Half Marathon’s charity runner program! Now you can join with the YWCA West Central Michigan to raise awareness and donations, all while running in West Michigan’s most supportive women’s only racing environment. Funds from the race will go toward services that address the issues of domestic abuse and sexual assault. The YWCA has been a proud charity partner for the Gazelle Girl all women’s 5K/10K/Half Marathon since its inception in 2013 — over the first six years of the race, over $250,000 has been raised for charity partners like the YWCA!
Check back in soon to join Team YWCA or to support a runner.
Women Lawyers vs. Judges Softball Game
Time: 5:00 pm
Location: Fifth Third Ballpark

Save the date for 2020! June 13, 2020, 5:00 pm. Fifth Third Ballpark.

Hope to see you there!

Since 1983, the Women Lawyers Association of Michigan – Western Region (WLAM) has challenged West Michigan judges to an annual charity softball game. The game’s proceeds support the YWCA West Central Michigan.
If you have an questions about the event, please contact Lauren Sikkema from the YWCA at 616-426-3716 or lsikkema@ywcawcmi.org.

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YWCA Tribute Awards Luncheon 2020
Time: 12:00 pm
Location: DeVos Place

Date: November 11, 2020


Since 1977, the YWCA’s annual Tribute Awards have honored more than 250 women representing a distinguished sorority of leaders and trail-blazers. The Tribute luncheon, where honorees receive formal recognition, is one of our community’s most popular and widely-supported celebrations. More information here.