packets (object compilations)
Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:
Arts, circa 1946-1970
Interracial, circa 1961-1970
Leadership services, 1951-1960
National Board, 1960-1970
Religion, circa 1961-1968
Student Middle Atlantic region, 1954-1958
Documents concerning the adoption of the Y-Teen name for the YWCA of the U.S.A. program for teenage girls. The name is selected to more accurately represent the age group, allow for the inclusion of co-ed groups and have a stronger connection to the YWCA name. Documents include a program packet with materials for launching the new name and excerpts from minutes discussion the name change.
YWCA, circa 1915-1950
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.