Young Women Empowered

Past Events

  • May02

    International Dinner

    Georgetown Ballroom May 2, 2013 6-9 pm Young Women Empowered’s annual celebration of diversity, culture, and young women’s leadership. Enjoy delicious home-recipes from countries around the world. Be Inspired by the stories of the young women in our programs. Watch creative performances that will ignite your spirit. Learn from this powerful generation of female leaders. GET YOUR TICKETS NOW! Space […]


    Starts: May 2, 2013

    Place: 5623 Airport Way S, Seattle, WA 98108


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  • Dec31

    Applications Due for Youth & Mentors

    Registration for Y-WE programs is OPEN—August 1st-September 28th ANNOUNCING AN EXTENSION TO THE APPLICATION DEADLINE–Don’t miss your chance, Apply now!!! Now is the time! If you are interested in being a participant or a mentor in one of our fall Y-WE programs, this is the time to apply. We will be offering two programs and […]



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  • Dec31

    International Dinner

    Our biggest event of the year! The girls and mentors cook dishes from their various countries/cultures, we have a silent auction, girls perform poems, dances, songs, etc. that they created during the program, several girls speak about the meaning of the program. All proceeds benefit our 2012-13 Y-WE programs. ENJOY delicious home-recipes from countries around […]


    Place: University Christian Church, 4731 15th Avenue Northeast Seattle, WA 98105


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  • Dec31

    Whidbey Island House Party in Support of Y-WE

    Dear Friends, We invite you to join us for evening house party in support of Young Women Empowered (Y-WE)– a leadership and mentorship program for teen girls from diverse cultures in our region. At the home of Mary Willis and Nikki Coyote on beautiful Whidbey Island. Enjoy tasty dishes from around the world prepared by the […]


    Place: 5445 Wilkinson Road , Langley, WA 98226


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  • Dec31

    An Evening with Poet and Philosopher David Whyte

    THANK YOU to Leslie Cotter, David Whyte and the Many River’s Company for hosting an amazing benefit for us on December 2nd. Over 700 people showed up in support and we raised over $10,000. Thanks to everyone who attended the event and generously donated. Special thanks to Y-WE founding board member, Leslie Cotter,  for her […]


    Place: Town Hall, Seattle, 1118 8th Ave., Seattle, WA 98101


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