Young Women Empowered

Past Events

  • Feb26

    Ignite 2016

    IGNITE The Power and Potential of Young Women Friday, February 26th | 6:00pm-11:00pm | Sodo Park #YWEIGNITE Young Women Empowered’s annual celebration of diversity, culture and young women’s leadership will light your heart on fire! This keystone fundraising event features a dinner catered by Herban Feast, performances by program participants, an auction, handcrafted artwork by youth and […]

    Starts: February 26, 2016

    Place: Sodo Park, 3200 1st Ave S, Seattle, WA 98134

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  • Nov13

    Meet Us Happy Hour

    Are you part of our community of adults or do you want to learn more about the Y-WE while enjoying an adult beverage and having fun?  Then join us for our first-ever Y-WE Happy Hour at the Kirkland office on Friday November 13th from 3:30pm to 5:30pm.  Meet our new interim Executive Director, Jennafer Price Cargill, and get […]

    Starts: November 13, 2015 @ 3:30 pm

    Place: 316 4th Ave South, Kirkland, WA 98033

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  • Jul12

    Y-WE Create: Fashion Show

    FREE EVENT!!  (Please RSVP) Check out the fashion looks generated by our Y-WE Create: Fashion Camp participants. Up-cycling Green Eileen and other donated materials, and working with professional seamstresses, these young women have created styles that express their unique personalities. During the camp, they explored issues such as media literacy, fashion marketing, and the global impact […]

    Starts: July 12, 2015 @ 2:00 pm

    Place: Urban Lights Studios, 8537 Greenwood Ave N, Suite 1, Seattle, WA 98103,

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  • Apr25

    Career Day 2015

    Photos by Michael B. Maine When I grow up, I want to be… As little girls, we all have big dreams about who we will be when we grow up: Singers. Pilots. Politicians. Astronauts. Usually, these dreams have names and faces: Beyonce. Amelia Earhart. Michelle Obama. Sally Ride. Role models matter. Trailblazers give us paths to […]

    Starts: April 25, 2015 @ 10:30 am

    Ends: April 25, 2015 @ 5:00 pm

    Place: Mobius Hall, UW Bothell/Cascadia College - 18428 110th Ave NE , Bothell, WA 98011

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  • Feb26

    Ignite 2015

    The Power and Potential of Young Women  Thursday, February 26th | 5:00-9:00pm | Sodo Park A sincere and heartfelt THANK YOU to all of our AMAZING Sponsors and In-Kind Donors for making 2015’s Ignite not only possible, but a wonderful and successful event !! Young Women Empowered’s annual celebration of diversity, culture, and young women’s leadership. This keystone […]

    Starts: February 26, 2015 @ 5:30 pm

    Ends: February 26, 2015 @ 9:30 pm

    Place: Sodo Park, 3200 1st Avenue South, Suite 100, Seattle, WA 98134

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  • Oct05

    House Party – Oct 5th

    You are Invited to a Young Women Empowered House Party Join the dynamic girls of Y-WE — along with the dedicated mentors, staff and board — for an inspiring afternoon. Discover why these young women are committed to being a powerful force for change and what you can do to help them realize their dreams. […]

    Starts: October 5, 2014 @ 2:00 pm

    Ends: October 5, 2014 @ 5:00 pm

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  • Sep06

    Open Celebration!! Y-WE Write Summer Camp

    Join us for a dynamic and inspiring celebration of young women’s voices, stories and leadership! This is a FREE event! Who’s invited? Everyone!  Young women and families who are considering signing up for our Y-WE Lead and Y-WE Speak programs are strongly encouraged to attend. Join Hedgebrook and Young Women Empowered (Y-WE) along with participants of […]

    Starts: September 6, 2014 @ 2:00 pm

    Ends: September 6, 2014 @ 4:00 pm

    Place: 155 Mercer St, Seattle, WA, US, 98109

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  • Nov16

    Y-WE Speak Taster #2

    November 16th at the Seattle Rep Free and Open to ANY teen girl who wants to give Y-WE a try!   Join us for a free amazing Y-WE Speak workshop at the Seattle Rep! You do not have to be enrolled in the Y-WE Speak program in order to attend. This event will give you a “taste” […]

    Starts: November 16, 2013

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  • Oct19

    Y-WE Speak Taster #1

    Y-WE Speak Tasters, October 19th at the Seattle Rep! Free and Open to ANY teen girl who wants to give Y-WE a try!   Join us for free professional shows and free amazing Y-WE Speak workshops at the Seattle Rep! You do not have to be enrolled in the Y-WE Speak program in order to attend. These […]

    Starts: October 19, 2013

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  • Jul31

    Give For Youth 2013 Challenge

    Y-WE has been selected to participate in the Give For Youth 2013 Challenge sponsored by Global Giving & Microsoft YouthSpark to raise 5,000 by 40 separate donors from July 1st-31st to sponsor 5 more youth in our program.   Click here to donate!

    Starts: July 31, 2013

    Ends: July 31, 2013

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