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Leadership in women

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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2241 Collections and/or Records:

Committee on Cooperation in Latin America minutes and reports, 1916-1925

 File — Box 4: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156007], Reel: 352, microdex: 8
Scope and Contents

The Committee on Cooperation in Latin America is an international committee established to facilitate the work of Christian organizations in Latin America. Documents assess current work in Central and South America, address potential problems, discuss the social and economic background of the countries, report on recent progress and discuss ways to further the Christian cause. 

Dates of Materials: 1916-1925

Committee on Correlation of Publications minutes, 1923-1924

 File — Box 4: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156007], Reel: 365, microdex: 7
Scope and Contents

The Committee on Correlation of Publications of the YWCA of the U.S.A. meets to discuss the printing and publishing needs of the departments, divisions and conferences of the national organizations. Minutes include printing requests from YWCA of the U.S.A. departments and summaries of the discussion of policy and budgets. 

Dates of Materials: 1923-1924

Committee on Correlation of Publications minutes, 1920-1922

 File — Box 4: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156007], Reel: 365, microdex: 8
Scope and Contents

The Committee on Correlation of Publications of the YWCA of the U.S.A. meets to discuss the printing and publishing needs of the departments, divisions and conferences of the national organizations. Minutes include printing requests from YWCA of the U.S.A. departments and summaries of the discussion of policy and budgets. 

Dates of Materials: 1920-1922

Committee on Membership in the National Association minutes and reports, 1961-1970

 File — Box 4: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156007], Reel: 360, microdex: 7
Scope and Contents

The YWCA of the U.S.A. Committee on Membership in the National Association and Basic Standards is responsible for recommending new associations for affiliation, oversight of the standards for continued affiliation and changed in affiliation for associations. Minutes and reports include discussion of new associations, updates on the affiliation status of associations, discussion of minimum standards for affiliation and development of certification processes. 

Dates of Materials: 1961-1970

Committee on Membership in the National Association minutes and reports, 1952-1960

 File — Box 4: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156007], Reel: 360, microdex: 8
Scope and Contents

The YWCA of the U.S.A. Committee on Membership in the National Association is responsible for recommending new associations for affiliation, oversight of the standards for continued affiliation and changes in affiliation for associations. Minutes and reports include discussion of new associations, updates on the affiliation status of associations, discussion of minimum standards for affiliation and development of certification processes. 

Dates of Materials: 1952-1960

Committee on Research and Investigation minutes and reports, 1910-1911

 File — Box 4: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156007], Reel: 366, microdex: 4
Scope and Contents

The first task assigned to the Committee on Research and Investigation of the YWCA of the U.S.A. is to study the needs of immigrant women and how the YWCA of the U.S.A. can meet those needs. The main project of the committee is the teaching of English to immigrants. The committee discusses the implementation of classes, methods of instruction and the challenges and success of the project. 

Dates of Materials: 1910-1911

Committee on Structure of the National Association minutes and reports, 1921-1922

 File — Box 4: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156007], Reel: 370, microdex: 3
Scope and Contents The Committee on Structure of the National Association of the YWCA of the U.S.A. is responsible for reviewing the organization, administration and method of work of the national association of the YWCA of the U.S.A. This work includes study and review of the national convention cycle and functions, the National Board functions, size, roles, and terms, the national associations relationship to regional organizations, the channels of communication with the national association and the role and...
Dates of Materials: 1921-1922

Committee on Women Workers and World Emergency Fund Committee minutes, 1940-1949

 File — Box 4: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156007], Reel: 380, microdex: 2
Scope and Contents Minutes of the YWCA of the U.S.A. Committee on Women Workers and World Emergency Fund Committee. The Committee on Women Workers meets to discuss issues concerning labor practices that have arisen due to war work demands during World War II and the needs of women war workers. The World Emergency Fund Committee is responsible for the material and financial support for war relief, managing the relief fund, creating policy concerning the use of the fund and working with local and regional...
Dates of Materials: 1940-1949

Community Division, 1961-1970

 File — Box 4: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156007], Reel: 283, microdex: 4
Scope and Contents The Community Division of the YWCA of the U.S.A. is responsible for services to local associations that support their role in the community, facilitate relationships with other associations and the national organization, their administrative functions and their role as part of a global organization. One of these services is the administration of a self review system for local associations. This review system is in the form of the basic standards study that is later replaced by the...
Dates of Materials: 1961-1970

Community Division, 1961-1970

 File — Box 4: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156007], Reel: 283, microdex: 5
Scope and Contents YWCA of the U.S.A. Community Division newsletters and proceedings of a workshop on mid-sized associations. The Community Division of the YWCA of the U.S.A. is responsible for services to local associations that support their role in the community, facilitate relationships with other associations and the national organization, their administrative functions and their role as part of a global organization. "Memos to Staff," later "Program Memos to Staff" are semi-regular newsletters or...
Dates of Materials: 1961-1970

Community Division, 1961-1969

 File — Box 4: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156007], Reel: 283, microdex: 6
Scope and Contents YWCA of the U.S.A. Community Division resources for new associations.The Community Division of the YWCA of the U.S.A. is responsible for services to local associations that support their role in the community, facilitate relationships with other associations and the national organization, their administrative functions and their role as part of a global organization. These functions include the supporting to new and developing associations. Handbooks and toolkits for new associations include...
Dates of Materials: 1961-1969

Community Division, 1961-1970

 File — Box 4: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156007], Reel: 283, microdex: 7
Scope and Contents Minutes and reports from the YWCA of the U.S.A. Community Division. The Community Division is responsible for services to local associations that support their role in the community, facilitate relationships with other associations and the national organization, their administrative functions and their role as part of a global organization. These functions include the supporting to new and developing associations. Reports are narrative assessments of their overall performance and...
Dates of Materials: 1961-1970

Community Division, 1965-1970

 File — Box 4: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156007], Reel: 283, microdex: 8
Scope and Contents Community Division handbooks, policies and work tools for local, regional and national staff. The Community Division is responsible for services to local associations that support their role in the community, facilitate relationships with other associations and the national organization, their administrative functions and their role as part of a global organization. These work tools support the Community Division's staff in fulfilling their support to local associations and provide guidance...
Dates of Materials: 1965-1970

Community Division, 1961-1964

 File — Box 4: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156007], Reel: 284, microdex: 1
Scope and Contents Community Division handbooks, policies, reports and work tools for local, regional and national staff. The Community Division is responsible for services to local associations that support their role in the community, facilitate relationships with other associations and the national organization, their administrative functions and their role as part of a global organization. These work tools support the Community Division's staff in fulfilling their support to local associations and provide...
Dates of Materials: 1961-1964

Community Division, 1922-1954

 File — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 310183630155991], Reel: 23, microdex: 5
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the Community Division of the YWCA of the U.S.A. The Community Division's purpose is to provide direct services to local associations and aid in communication between local associations and the national organization, as well as to other organizations. Materials concern the development and expansion of new community associations. Reports and meeting minutes describe effort made in regions and cities, report on progress and development, and discuss the mission and purpose...
Dates of Materials: 1922-1954

Community Division, circa 1897-1945

 File — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 310183630155991], Reel: 23, microdex: 6
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the YWCA of the U.S.A. Community Division. The Community Division's purpose is to provide direct services to local associations and aid in communication between local associations and the national organization, as well as to other organizations. Materials concern the organization, planning and running of city and metropolitan associations. Guidelines describe the structure of organizations in the city and large metropolitan setting including cooperation with other...
Dates of Materials: circa 1897-1945

Community Division, 1919-1950

 File — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 310183630155991], Reel: 24, microdex: 1
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the YWCA of the U.S.A. Community Division. The Community Division's purpose is to provide direct services to local associations and aid in communication between local associations and the national organization, as well as to other organizations. Materials concern the formation and organization of metropolitan and small associations. Descriptions of organizational structure are provided as well and overviews of how the associations relate to other parts of the YWCA of the...
Dates of Materials: 1919-1950

Community Division, circa 1933-1951

 File — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 310183630155991], Reel: 24, microdex: 2
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the YWCA of the U.S.A. Community Division. The Community Division's purpose is to provide direct services to local associations and aid in communication between local associations and the national organization, as well as to other organizations. Materials concern the organization of associations, the reporting and supporting structure to the National Board, guidelines for program and emphasis, reports on local associations, basic standards of clubs and analysis of the...
Dates of Materials: circa 1933-1951

Community Division, 1957-1961

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 227, microdex: 7
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the YWCA of the U.S.A. Community Division study of administrative practices of metropolitan associations that have three or more branches and centers. A planning committee is responsible for the general planning and oversight of the study project. They meet to review progress and first results adjusting the project plan if necessary. The project objectives, context and methods are defined in a project plan. Correspondence to participating associations provide...
Dates of Materials: 1957-1961

Community Division, 1957-1959

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 227, microdex: 8
Scope and Contents Workshop materials and documents concerning the YWCA of the U.S.A. Community Division study of administrative practices of metropolitan associations that have three or more branches and centers. Three workshops over the course of the project bring together representatives from participating associations for face to face discussion of the topics concerning administration in large associations. Reports of the workshops summarize each discussion session in detail. Project documents sent to the...
Dates of Materials: 1957-1959

Community Division, circa 1951-1960

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 227, microdex: 9
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the support community associations through the YWCA of the U.S.A. Community Division. The Community Division of the National Board of the YWCA of the U.S.A. is responsible for supporting and strengthening associations in cities, towns and rural areas through providing services that support association relations to the national organization, program and administration, leadership and membership development, community studies and community relationships. The Community...
Dates of Materials: circa 1951-1960

Community Division, circa 1951-1960

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 227, microdex: 10
Scope and Contents Publications of the Community Division of the National Board of the YWCA of the U.S.A. The Community Division is responsible for support services to associations in cities, towns and rural areas. Publications for use by national or local staff include pamphlets and manuals concerning the leadership and administration of associations, handbooks for program planning and conducting local studies, suggested membership practices and a report on community association activities. Publications are...
Dates of Materials: circa 1951-1960

Community Division, circa 1952-1953

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 228, microdex: 1
Scope and Contents

Publications of the Community Division of the National Board of the YWCA of the U.S.A. The Community Division is responsible for support services to associations in cities, towns and rural areas. Publications for use by national or local staff address topics such as the management, administration and leadership of associations Publications are arranged alphabetically by title. 

Dates of Materials: circa 1952-1953

Community Division, 1951-1960

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 228, microdex: 2
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the Community Division of the National Board of the YWCA of the U.S.A. The Community Division is responsible for support services to associations in cities, towns and rural areas. Staff meeting minutes and notes record staff discussions and actions on topics including leadership development, practices and methods of support, needs of local associations and staffing needs. Other documents include forms and procedures for affiliation, disaffiliation and change of name,...
Dates of Materials: 1951-1960

Conference Cabinet and National Regional Conference Committee minutes and reports, 1925-1939

 File — Box 4: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156007], Reel: 279, microdex: 2
Scope and Contents

The Conference Cabinet of the YWCA of the U.S.A. meets to discuss the planning, budgets, functions and promotion of conferences. In addition to these matters the National Regional Conference Committee meets to discuss conference content, assess past conferences and discuss the personnel involved in planning and implementing regional conferences. Included in these minutes is discussion of the proposed interracial statement for conferences and a sample of the statement. 

Dates of Materials: 1925-1939

Conferences, 1931 February 4-6, circa 1969-1970

 File — Box 4: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156007], Reel: 281, microdex: 8
Scope and Contents

Documents concerning the YWCA of Greater Charleston, South Carolina followed by proceedings of the YWCA eastern regional conference. YWCA of Greater Charleston documents continue materials from reel 342, microdex 8 of the YWCA of the U.S.A. records microfilm local association series. 

Dates of Materials: 1931 February 4-6, circa 1969-1970

Conferences, 1962-1968

 File — Box 4: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156007], Reel: 284, microdex: 2
Scope and Contents Conference notes, proceedings and announcements for cycle meetings, executive director meetings and a leadership development workshop. Documents are grouped by region under each type of conference. Regional conferences, meeting and workshops are an opportunity for YWCA of the U.S.A. members and leaders to gather with others from their areas between conventions. Cycle meetings are developed around a theme and are an opportunity for delegates from local associations to engage in discussion,...
Dates of Materials: 1962-1968

Conferences, 1962-1968

 File — Box 4: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156007], Reel: 284, microdex: 5
Scope and Contents Planning materials, conference proceedings, and reports concerning YWCA of the U.S.A. conferences on outdoor recreation and conservation. Two national conference in the Grand Teton National Park on Jackson Lake explore the role of the YWCA of the U.S.A. in conservation efforts, the role of outdoor recreation in programming and ways to implement both. Documents include conference bulletins, brochures, proceedings, speeches and post-conference reports. Also included are planning materials for...
Dates of Materials: 1962-1968

Conferences, 1962-1966

 File — Box 4: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156007], Reel: 284, microdex: 6
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the planning, proceedings and results of program director conferences. National program institutes are designed for experience program directors and executive directors to explore the role of the YWCA of the U.S.A. and its local associations in the context of the changing social and economic scenes. They discuss the role of programming to meet the needs of its women and girls and the role of Christianity in social action. Discussions include issues such as open housing,...
Dates of Materials: 1962-1966

Conferences, 1969

 File — Box 4: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156007], Reel: 284, microdex: 7
Scope and Contents

Proceedings of the National Public Relations Seminar of the YWCA of the U.S.A., a seminar to discuss the role of public relations in the YWCA of the U.S.A. and learn from experts in the field. 

Dates of Materials: 1969