Gabriella Torres

Gabriella Torres is the new marketing and fund development director for YWCA Clinton.

CLINTON – YWCA Clinton announced this week the addition of a new program director. Gabriella Torres recently joined the nonprofit as the marketing and fund development director.

Torres, formerly the Assistant Director of the Clinton Public Library, holds a Master of Fine Arts degree from The New School University in New York City and a master’s degree in teaching English as a foreign language and teaching English to speakers of a second language.

Torres brings experience in nonprofit communications, fundraising, and grant writing to her new position, the YWCA said in a press release.

“As a Clinton native, I am thrilled to be part of an organization that has played an integral role in the wellbeing of our community for over 100 years,” Torres said in a press release.

“It is my goal as the Marketing & Fund Development Director to highlight all the many ways YWCA Clinton supports our town and helps make it a great place to live and thrive.”

YWCA Clinton has been active since the formation of the local chapter in 1915 and has evolved into an organization that provides a full array of health and wellness options, childcare, preschool and youth programming as well as housing and homelessness prevention services, the YWCA said.

For more information about the YWCA Clinton, call 563-242-2110 or visit its website at ywcaclinton.org.