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The Young Men's Christian Association is a worldwide organization based in Geneva, Switzerland with more than 57 million beneficiaries from 125 national ...

the Y: History - Founding - YMCA

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History: The story of our founding. People have benefitted from Ys for over 160 years.

History and Timeline | YMCA

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History Volunteer founded and volunteer led, the YMCA was established in London, ... 1852 Fourth oldest YMCA was founded in Springfield- 5/3/1852 ( second oldest Y in ... Spring II – Registration Dates · WHITE LION WEDNESDAY – 4/20/16 ...

Young Mens Christian Association - Social Welfare History Project

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The Young Men's Christian Association (YMCA) was founded in London, England, on June 6, 1844, in response to unhealthy social conditions arising in the big ...

Programs - AO - Christian Heritage-History - YMCA of Greater San ...

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George Williams was the founder of the first YMCA. In 1836, he moved to London to work as an apprentice to a Draper. On June 6, 1844, Williams, together with ...

A Brief History of the YMCA and African American Communities ...

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The first YMCA in the world established to serve African American people came into being in 1853, eight years before the Civil War and ten years before slavery ...

Young Mens Christian Associations Facts, information, pictures ...

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Key Dates: 1844: YMCA is founded in London by George Williams. 1851: First Y established in the United States, in Boston. 1854: First international convention ...

YMCA of Greater Boston's Mission & History

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Founded in 1851 as America's first Y, the YMCA of Greater Boston has strengthened the Greater Boston community through a focus on youth development, ...

Important Dates | YMCA of San Diego County - YMCAs

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Important Dates. 1844. George Williams founded YMCA in London. 1851. First YMCA in USA formed in Boston. 1882. George Marston formed YMCA in San ...

History | YMCA of Metro Chicago

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For a better us.™. DONATE TODAY! close menu. close menu. YMCA OF METRO CHICAGO > History. History. Please select the section you wish to view: ...

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YMCA International - World Alliance of YMCAs: History

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In 1844 twelve young men led by George Williams founded the first YMCA in London, England. Their objective was the “improvement of the spiritual condition of ...

YMCA National History :: About Us :: Marshfield Area YMCA - the Y ...

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In 1853, the first YMCA for African Americans was founded in Washington, D.C., .... By 1980, pressure for up-to-date buildings and equipment brought on a boom  ...

History | YMCA of Greater Pittsburgh

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The Story of Our Founding ... He joined 11 friends to organize the first Young Men's Christian Association (YMCA), a refuge of Bible study and prayer for young  ...