By YWCA Bethlehem Contact
August 16, 2018
11:30 AM
Saucon Valley CC
2050 Saucon Valley Rd, Bethlehem, PA 18015


YWCA Bethlehem celebrated 90 years of working to eliminate racism, empower women and promote peace, justice, freedom and dignity for all at our Annual Meeting and 90th Anniversary Celebration on Thursday, August 17, 2017.

Featured Speaker was Joetta Clark Diggs, four-time Olympian who has made an indelible impact in sports and business. Today, she is the author of Joetta’s “P” Principles for Success: “Life Lessons Learned from Track & Field,” president of Joetta Sports & Beyond, LLC and the executive director of the Joetta Clark Diggs Sports Foundation, Inc.

Joetta spends her time delivering high-energy motivational seminars to athletic programs, businesses and other organizations across the country. She also works diligently raising funds to provide free fitness, track & field camps and life skills programs for children throughout the country.

YWCA Bethlehem honored the following individuals in 2017:

Karen Shoemaker and Charles Everett, Jr., Vision Award

Shelley Brown, Women’s Empowerment Award

Sarah Trimmer, Fundraising for a Cause Award

Christina Smale and Anna Holmes, 10 Year YWCA Staff Service Award

YWCA Bethlehem 91st Annual Business Meeting will be held on August 16, 2018

Sponsored By:

B. Braun Medical Inc.

Crayola Factory

Highmark Inc.



YWCA Bethlehem
YWCA Bethlehem was established in 1927 and in its 90-year history the organization has provided for girls, women and families in the Bethlehem Community. The organization has a rich history which includes teaching English to immigrants in the 30s and hosting voter registration drives and voting machine demonstrations for women in the 40s. In the 1960’s YWCA Bethlehem opened the city’s first nursery school and in 1984 opened the first Adult Day Services Center in Northampton County. Today, the YWCA of Bethlehem is dedicated to eliminating racism, empowering women and promoting peace, justice, freedom and dignity for all through our many programs.... Read More
Saucon Valley CC
2050 Saucon Valley Rd, Bethlehem, PA 18015

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