Thanks, but no thanks

May 1995
Advocate;5/30/95, Issue 682, p12
Reports that a Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA) in Bangor, Maine turned down $25,000 in federal and state grants for screening and educating lesbians about breast and cervical cancer. YWCA policy against advocating the rights or positions of a particular group or issue.


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