Board member Melissa Burford at recent parliamentary visits speaking to parliamentarians, Senator Nova Perris and Senator Linda Reynolds  about the results of the She Speaks Survey and the importance of funding young women’s leadership programs such as Every Girl.  IMG_20141126_150729

Albany Every Girl

The YWCA Of Perth is currently running an Every Girl program at Flinders Park Primary School with grade 6 girls. The program has been funded by the City of Albany and the YWCA Of Perth would like to thank them for their contribution to this program

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Champagne Breakfast a Huge Success

The YWCA Of Perth would like to thank everyone who attended the Spring Breakfast held at The Rydges on Saturday the 4th of October. The event highlighted the programs and initiatives offered by the YWCA Of Perth and raised much needed funds for the continuation of these programs.

Guests were entertained by the musical talents of Penrhos college students upon arrival before Professor Lyn Beazley gave an inspirational address outlining her amazing career and life journey ,whilst also highlighting other inspirational Western Australian women.

Board member Melissa Burford shared her experiences with the YWCA and promoted our organisation to the younger generation.

Crystal Howrie then shared her breast cancer survival story and how the Encore program has helped her through her recovery. We were also inspired by the power of the mind to heal after hearing Donna Preedy share her insight into the power of the mind in maintaining positive health outcomes.

The YWCA Of Perth would like to thank State member for Balcatta Chris Hatton MLA for attending the event,   Mr David Crispin for his valuable contribution as MC and the supporters and sponsors for the event.

  • Pizza Hut
  • Beauty by the Beach
  • Lansdale Rose Gardens
  • Perth Racing
  • Moonlight & Roses
  • United  Way
  • Peta Charles Hair Studio
  • SkinOvation Day Spa
  • Rydges Hotel Perth
  • Adelle Kaps—Arbonne
  • Ilona Harrison—Enjo
  • Joi Pure Organic Skin Care
  • Rory Henderson Photgraphy
  • Margaret Quirk MLA- Member for Girrawheen
  • Amber-Jade Sanderson MLA- Member for East Metropolitan Region
  • Sawari Events


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