minutes (administrative records)
Found in 921 Collections and/or Records:
Documents concerning the YWCA of the U.S.A.'s work with teenagers and Y-Teen programs. Included are materials concerning the use of the Y-Teen symbol, adult and youth leadership, conference participation, teenage program emphases and purposes, reaching rural youth, membership fees and conditions, national Y-Teen projects, cooperation with the YMCA and their Hi-Y teenage program, and participation in the Midcentury White House Conference on Children and Youth.
Documents concerning the practices, policies, administration and procedures for membership in the YWCA of the U.S.A. and its local associations. Included are documents concerning the meaning of participation as a member of the YWCA of the U.S.A. and increasing member participation, membership studies and reports, handbooks and suggestions for membership policy and practices and a historical summary of convention actions concerning membership.
Documents concerning the YWCA of the U.S.A.'s relationship with the YMCA including the use of joint buildings and shared spaces and cooperation in health education and recreation. Minutes of meetings of the Council on Work and Relations with the YMCA, joint YMCA-YWCA meetings and Joint Committee meetings concern how the two organizations can cooperate, how their cooperative relationship is benefiting members and areas where the organizations wish to remain separate.
Reports from Mark M. Jones to the National Board of the YWCA of the U.S.A. concerning its organization, services and the national services development plan as well as comments and committee reports in response to the preliminary reports.
Reports of studies of the YWCA of the U.S.A. arranged alphabetically by title of report. Studies conducted within the YWCA of the U.S.A. study many aspects of association and national activity including services and programs for different types of members including younger girls, "home women" and employed women, residence programs and staff and committee members.
YWCA of the U.S.A. yearbooks and documents concerning services to "young matrons" and home makers. Yearbooks contain directories of board members, associations and foreign secretaries in additions to statistical summaries of the year. Documents relating to services to young matrons include notes and data collected concerning services to young married women and housewives or homemakers.
Minutes and reports of the YWCA of the U.S.A. Commission to Study the YWCA as a Christian Movement, an in-depth study of the role of the YWCA of the U.S.A. as a lay Christian organization open to all women and girls and what role Christianity plays in the organization and its associations.