Yanet Gil

Today we celebrate Yanet Gil! YWCA Yakima is on a mission to empower women. #52women52weeks was created to celebrate and highlight the amazing women & #SHEros in the #yakimavalley. We are proud to share more about Yanet..
What word(s) describes you perfectly?
Community Connector
What advice would you give to the next
generation of female leaders?
You only get one life so you decide what you do with it and take responsibility for your own actions. Second: Remember to let your passion inside you lead you because we are born with are own gift. Third: remember to water your seed with love, forgiveness, understanding and the courage to move on.
What makes you happy?
Attending counseling for myself and spending time with the people, I love, putting together community events, doing photography, and connecting others to different resources in our community.
What makes you most proud of yourself?
I made a decision five years ago to attend counseling. Because, I needed to learn how to love myself better and be better for me. It’s been a journey but its been one of the best things, I could’ve ever done for myself.
What historical event inspires you the most?

What is your favorite inspirational quotes?
“Remember where your seed was planted. Remember the journey your roots traveled through and where do your branches stand now? But most importantly, don’t forget to water your seed.” By. YaNeT GiL
“The future depends entirely on what each of us does every day; a movement is only people moving.” By. Gloria Steinem.

Article Source: https://www.ywcayakima.org/blog/2022/04/11/yanet-gil/