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2018 Calendar of Events

January 26, 2018
It's Everyone's Business Workshop

Domestic violence and how it impacts the workplace.


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April 5, 2018
43rd Annual Women of Distinction Awards
Honoring Rock County young women and women’s achievement in business, arts, community, education and more. Corporate Award of Merit will be presented as well. Location to be determined

April 20, 2018
Family Fun Night
Enjoy an affordable evening of swimming, games, an inflatable obstacle course, great food and fun raffles to benefit the YWCA Child Care Program. 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Franklin Middle School

April 26, 2018
Stand Against Racism
We hope you will stand with YWCA Rock County and thousands of others across the country, participating in a very exciting, fun way to celebrate community diversity and dismantling racism. Locations TBD

June 1, 2018 11th Annual
CARE House Golf Open
Enjoy 18 holes of scramble golf and games to benefit Rock County’s Child Advocacy Center! 
10:00 am - 7:00 pm Glen Erin Golf Club, Janesville

CARE House Golf Open Website 

August 10, 2018 12th
Annual Walk a Mile in Her Shoes
Walk a Mile attracts hundreds of men who don high-heels and walk a grueling mile to end domestic violence. 5:30pm
Pontiac Convention Center, Janesville

October 11, 2018
Circle of Women
An evening event that includes table decorating, a silent auction and a poignant presentation with funds going toward the support of all of the program initiatives at the YWCA Rock County.
5:30 p.m. at the Pontiac Convention Center, Janesville 



November 8, 2018
4th Annual Racial Justice Conference
Day long conference focused on racial justice and equality featuring speakers and break out sessions.
Holiday Inn Express/Janesville Convention Center

YWCA Rock County programs are made possible through sponsorships and support from community members like you. Thank you! To make a donation or arrange for an Empowerment Tour, contact us at (608) 752-5445 x200 or