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Comcast Donates $10,000 to the YWCA of Olympia

December 14, 2014 | By admin

women at YWCA of OlympiaComcast recently announced the launch of a new Comcast Learning Lab donated to the YWCA of Olympia.

The Comcast Learning Lab is part of a $10,000 donation from the Comcast Foundation designed to help take the YWCA of Olympia’s Women’s Economic Empowerment Program (EEP) to the next level.

The Women’s Economic Empowerment Program provides low-income and unemployed women with the tools, hands-on training, and confidence they need to build real-life job skills necessary for entering the workforce and achieving financial stability. The donation from Comcast is  able to do more for the program since it provides the participants with access to computers and programs usually used in the workplace.

“When you support and empower one woman, you’re really supporting a whole network of people,” said Comcast’s Community Investment Manager, Diem Ly.

To know more, read here.

 

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