Celebrating Champions of Health Equity

As we celebrate Women's History Month, we're excited to highlight six incredible YMCA leaders who are driving positive change in our community. From advocating for health equity to forging innovative partnerships, these women are dedicated to championing Whole Person Health for all. Check out our latest blog by Kristy Thompson, Vice President of Human Resources, to learn more about their inspiring work.  

You can also make a difference in your community by marking your calendars for our upcoming Community Health Fair on Saturday, March 30, where we'll be supporting, all communities, especially Black, Indigenous, and other communities of color, in accessing vital healthcare resources. Let's also take this opportunity to explore local events celebrating Women's History Month and discover community resources  aimed at supporting women. Join us in celebrating and making a difference together. 

Women's History Month Blog

Women Who Are Making a Difference at the YMCA through Whole Person Health 

By Kristy Thompson 
Vice President of Human Resources
YMCA of Greater Seattle 

This Women’s History Month, we're honored to shine a spotlight on the exceptional leaders within our YMCA of Greater Seattle family who are dedicated to championing Whole Person Health for all. From pediatricians advocating for health equity to program executives forging innovative partnerships, each of these remarkable leaders who identify as women is making a profound difference in our community. Their commitment to nurturing mind, body, and spirit inspires us all to strive for a healthier, more inclusive future. Read more >



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