Speakers at the event included, Congressman Doc Hastings, R-Wash., Sen. Curtis King, R-Yakima, Rep. Norm Johnson, R-Yakima, Rebecca Thornton with U.S. Senator Patty Murray's Central WA Director, and Yakima Mayor Micah Cawley.
"It has helped with affordable housing for transitional purposes for women that are victims of domestic abuse," said president and CEO Michael Wilson, with Federal Home Loan of Seattle.
The Seattle company has partnered up with Yakima Federal Savings & Loan and Central Valley Bank, to help with YWCA's transitional housing project.