The YW Speaks

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The YW Speaks series is an opportunity for us to share our expertise, passion, and knowledge with one another. All events are FREE and open to the public. (Donations greatly appreciated!) Members attend paid events for free or receive a membership discount.  For more information about the sessions, please contact Liane Hernandez at or call 520-884-7810 x111.


What to Consider When You or Your Loved One is Aging with Aladi Goodman, RN, CHPN Sponsored by Soulistic Hospice
Tuesday, August 26, 2014
12-1:30 pm 
Open to the Public - FREE!

This afternoon will be a great opportunity to questions about considerations for the future, the conversations you should be having, how to get your or your loved one's affairs in order and what kind of care is available.  

The Cafe@ the YW will be open for lunch orders for this workshop.  You may call your orders in prior to the session (520-884-7810) or arrive at least 20 minutes before to order.  


Emotions and Your Money with Tiana Ronstadt
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
6:00 - 7:30 pm 

Open to the Public - FREE!

When it comes to investing, emotions like overconfidence can be costly for investors. Emotions and Your Money identifies 5 potentially costly mistakes and how to avoid them. It also emphasizes the important role a financial advisor can play in helping investors navigate the emotional ups and downs of investing in today’s ever-changing market.


Women, Money and Power with Tiana Ronstadt
Tuesday, October 21, 2014
6:00 - 7:30 pm 

Open to the Public - FREE!

Do you feel uncertain about your financial future?  Are you wondering where to start or where to go from here? You are not alone! This seminar is designed to help participants understand who they are financially, the impact that has on their investment strategy, and how to get started working with an advisor to seek their financial goals.


 Coming in December: YW Speaks will present a  multiple-part series on Mass Incarceration. More information to come.

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Presenters for the YW Speaks series are resident experts, community members, and special guests. If you would like to give a YW Speaks presentation, click here to submit a proposal.