Stand Against Racism

Help us stand against racism throughout Northeast Indiana!

The purpose of this annual initiative is to unify the community in standing against racism and making a difference. Do you want to see more women of color in leadership positions? Do you want to join a national community of people working for racial justice? Are you ready to take action? If so, register today to hold your own Stand Against Racism event between April 27 – 30. View our action ideas!

Check out the following Stand Against Racism events happening in our community! 



YWCA Northeast Indiana’s Stand Against Racism Event

Movie Screening of He Named Me Malala

Sunday April, 30th 2017 at the Cinema Center, 437 E Berry St # 1, Fort Wayne, IN 46802, at 5:30 p.m.


Allen County Public Library
900 Library Plaza

Fort Wayne, IN 46802

Saturday, April 29, 2017: 2 PM to 4 PM
A screening of the film "Answering the Call," produced by Fort Wayne native Brian Jenkins. The bloody attacks of protestors in Selma in 1965 led to the historic protection of all Americans' right to vote. The film explores a cherished family story of Selma and the current state of voter suppression in America (

For More Information about this event contact Aaron Smith at 260-421-1200 or


Victory Noll Center

PO Box 306

Huntington, IN 46750

United States

Friday, April 28, 2017: 9am to 4pm

Victory Noll Center will feature a woman of color in leadership via our Facebook page. We will interview an Our Lady of Victory Missionary Sister and share her story.


Wunderkammer Company

April 28th from 6pm-9pm.

Come out to Wunderkammer and help us build a community and raise awareness. You can write to your policy maker, pick up information, join in photo projects, take part in discussions about racism and more.


YWCA Northeast Indiana

5920 Decatur Road
Fort Wayne, IN 46816

Wednesday, April 26th: 7:30 AM to 8:00 AM

Tune in to Soft Rock 103.9 WWFW to hear Amber Stone talk with the YWCA about Stand Against Racism


Amani Family Services – Private event


Fort Wayne Metropolitan Human Relations Commission – Private event


Lincoln Financial Group – Private Event


Fort Wayne Police Department- Social Media Event "Stand against Racism". Making our City: Inclusive, Safe, Resilient and Sustainable Visit our Facebook Page Fort Wayne Police Department



For more information about planning your own event, or about YWCA Northeast Indiana’s movie screening, contact Jennifer Rohlf at 260-424-4908 ext. 235