Events and Calendar

Apr
6
Thu
Senshido Self-Defense Class @ YWCA Alaska
Apr 6 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Apr
26
Wed
Monthly Board Meeting @ YWCA Alaska Office
Apr 26 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

YWCA Alaska’s Board of Directors meets monthly from 5:00-7:00pm on the last Wednesday of each month. The meetings are open to the public.

May
13
Sat
AVOW Monthly Meeting @ YWCA Alaska
May 13 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm

YWCA Alaska’s women veteran program now meets quarterly. Please join us on Saturday, May 13, 10:30-12:30. Agenda to be mailed out prior to the event.

May
18
Thu
EconEquity Luncheon @ Hotel Captain Cook
May 18 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Please join us for this year’s EconEquity Luncheon. The Luncheon is a forum for discussing solutions to the barriers facing working women in Alaska and inspiring actions that will benefit the community. This year, the luncheon will feather keynote speaker Natasha Lamb, Managing Partner and Director of Equity Research and Shareholder Engagement at Arjuna Capital.

Natasha integrates Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) factors into Arjuna’s investment process while engaging major corporations to improve their performance through shareholder advocacy. Previously, Natasha was Vice President, Shareholder Advocacy and Corporate Engagement, and an Equity Analyst at Trillium Asset Management. Natasha has been profiled in Forbes and the Boston Globe, while her work has been featured in Rolling Stone, the Economist, the Wall Street Journal, and the New York Times, as well as on NPR and CNN. In 2016, Natasha received the Upstart Business Journal Upstart 100 Award and the Aiming High Award from Legal Momentum for pioneering a shareholder campaign on gender pay equity. Her 2014 landmark negotiation with Exxon Mobil led to the company’s first public report on global warming and carbon asset risk. Natasha is a trustee of The Food Project and Chairman of the Crane Institute of Sustainability, host to the Intentionally Designed Endowments Network. She teaches sustainable investing at Pinchot University and holds an M.B.A in Sustainable Business from Pinchot. Natasha received her B.A. cum laude from Mount Holyoke College.

May
24
Wed
Monthly Board Meeting @ YWCA Alaska Office
May 24 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

YWCA Alaska’s Board of Directors meets monthly from 5:00-7:00pm on the last Wednesday of each month. The meetings are open to the public.

Jun
28
Wed
Monthly Board Meeting @ YWCA Alaska Office
Jun 28 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

YWCA Alaska’s Board of Directors meets monthly from 5:00-7:00pm on the last Wednesday of each month. The meetings are open to the public.

Jul
26
Wed
Monthly Board Meeting @ YWCA Alaska Office
Jul 26 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

YWCA Alaska’s Board of Directors meets monthly from 5:00-7:00pm on the last Wednesday of each month. The meetings are open to the public.

Aug
23
Wed
Monthly Board Meeting @ YWCA Alaska Office
Aug 23 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

YWCA Alaska’s Board of Directors meets monthly from 5:00-7:00pm on the last Wednesday of each month. The meetings are open to the public.

Sep
27
Wed
Monthly Board Meeting @ YWCA Alaska Office
Sep 27 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

YWCA Alaska’s Board of Directors meets monthly from 5:00-7:00pm on the last Wednesday of each month. The meetings are open to the public.

Oct
25
Wed
Monthly Board Meeting @ YWCA Alaska Office
Oct 25 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

YWCA Alaska’s Board of Directors meets monthly from 5:00-7:00pm on the last Wednesday of each month. The meetings are open to the public.