YWCA 26th Annual Salute to Women
The YWCA of Great Falls presents its 26th Annual Salute to Women on Saturday, April 21st! The event honors seven women of achievement and distinction in our community — Including a new Lifetime Achievement Award honoring Sheila Rice. Honorees will be recognized for their contributions to their professions, areas of interest, community, or the well-being of society.
The Great Falls Symphony Association is pleased to be a part of this special evening!
The Salute to Women Gala features a performance from our very own Cascade Quartet, with a complete program of music by female composers. There will also be a sampling of hors d’oeuvres from Great Falls’ finest restaurants, a cash bar, and paddle raise fundraiser.
Please join us in supporting the YWCA and everything that they do for our community! Click here to purchase tickets.
YWCA of Great Falls
Since 1913, the YWCA of Great Falls has worked to advance the quality of life for women of all ages, races, faiths and their families. The YWCA provides services to meet critical needs such as food, shelter, and clothing, to promote self sufficiency, to reduce violence and achieve equal opportunities for all people.
In 2015, the YWCA provided 148 women and 99 children with 4.591 shelter nights, served 12,966 meals, responded to 2,566 crisis calls, provided 6,941 counts of personal advocacy, and 745 hours of counseling The Mercy Home Shelter Program runs at capacity or near capacity all year round.