Dr. Eugene Covington remembered Tuesday as one of the original Black leaders in Bloomington-Normal.
Jeff Woodard, director of marketing and community relations at McLean County History Museum, will present the biographies of three local African Americans and how they made their mark in McLean County. The three 45-minute presentations will take place virtually on Zoom next week.
Women in McLean County have been disproportionately impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic but a virtual event on Thursday night honored them.
Labryrinth Made Goods was created by YWCA McLean County to help women who have experienced incarceration; its first products are hand-filled soy candles.
Twenty-six McLean County women have been nominated to receive a YWCA McLean County Woman of Distinction Award. The 31st annual event will be held online on Oct. 15.
A 25-year-old man died in a work-related accident outside the YWCA McLean County, county coroner Kathy Yoder told The Pantagraph. No YWCA children, clients or staff were involved in the accident.
YWCA McLean County, thanks to area businesses and private donors, has reduced rates during its eLearning program. Details:
YWCA McLean County Young Wonders said Monday that it's committed to continue to educate children through the COVID-19 pandemic.
COVID-19 has changed — but not suspended — an annual event honoring women in McLean County. YWCA McLean County's 31st annual Women of Distinction Awards Banquet will be 6 p.m. Oct. 15 but will be virtual this year, rather than in person, because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
YWCA McLean County is closing its building for five days and is temporarily suspending its childcare program after an employee tested positive for COVID-19.
The nationwide spike in coronavirus cases expected this week hit Central Illinois on Monday with new cases in McLean, Tazewell, Livingston, Piatt, LaSalle, Ford and Macon counties and a death in Tazewell County.
McLean County leaders in education, business, health care and human services want McLean County youth to be trained in fields where workers are needed. So they're bringing on the HEAT — health care, engineering, agriculture and technology.
Working with community partners to determine the best uses of lightly used spaces in the YWCA McLean County building and continuing the growth of school-age youth development programs and opportunities for formerly incarcerated women are goals of the new CEO and president of YWCA McLean County.
Lack of reliable transportation has limited access to YWCA McLean County's before- and after-school program. But YWCA hopes the community will respond with donations for two new buses.
The YWCA Young Wonders program will celebrate the unveiling of a new commercial kitchen with a ribbon-cutting and open house at 3 p.m. Friday.
Survivors of sexual assault, abuse and stalking in McLean County will have to describe their difficult experience one fewer time when YWCA McLean County Stepping Stones develops its own sexual assault, abuse and stalking hotline.
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