G.V.P Program

Gun   Violence   Prevention   Program  

The YWCA Yonkers received a grant supporting the implementation and management of Gun Violence Prevention Initiatives across (7) zip codes within the City of Yonkers for ages 18-24. The program supports efforts including job training and placement, community activities, intervener staffing in communities seeing the highest concentration of gun violence and expansion of Gn Violence Intervention Programs. 

PEARL Girl and  SOAW honoree Lizbeth presenter video for Senator Shelly B. Mayer

On October 4th, 2021, YWCA Yonkers was awarded $1.050M from Governor Hochul to end the Gun Violence Epidemic and Support Intervention Programs. The YWCA Yonkers will refer our 

MONDAY, WEDNESDAY & FRIDAY

3:30pm - 6:00pm

Activities Include:

Girl Chat

College Planning - Trips, Tours, Stipends Earned

Job Readiness - Training & Summer Internships

Community Service Opportunities

Prevention Workshops

Health & Wellness

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