April 1, 2022


YWCA Northern NJ received a $75,000 grant from BD for Racial Justice Training

YWCA Northern New Jersey has been awarded a $75,000 grant from corporate partner and leading global medical technology company, BD, to support its mission of dismantling systemic racism in the communities it serves.

As a YWCA USA association, YWCANNJ’s core mission is to eliminate racism, and the organization has cultivated a long history of tackling racial and social justice issues. This $75,000 funding from BD will extend over the next two years and will help expand the reach of YWCA Northern NJ’s evidence-based racial justice training programs, which educate parents, business owners and community members about key issues that can help eliminate racism. These racial justice education efforts will focus on communities throughout Northern New Jersey, where BD’s corporate headquarters are located.

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