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IN 2016 ALONE WE HELPED OVER
6,800 CALGARIANS
THROUGH PROGRAMS AND SERVICES

A Recap: YWHISPER Gala

Keynote speaker Marcia Clark

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Giving back this holiday season 09 December 2017

Giving back this holiday season

My name is Joanne. I am originally from British Columbia, but I was born in Alberta. I came to YW Calgary through a varied [...]

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#BreakTheSilenceYYC 01 December 2017

#BreakTheSilenceYYC

Each year the Calgary Police respond to more than 18,000 domestic conflict calls. For reference, that’s two times more than the number of break [...]

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A Recap: YWHISPER 2017 22 November 2017

A Recap: YWHISPER 2017

Thursday, November 16, 2017, YW Calgary hosted our 7th annual YWHISPER Fundraising Gala featuring former lead prosecutor and women’s rights champion, Marcia Clark. The [...]

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