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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/YMCA

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

www.ymca.net/history/founding.html

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

www.mfldymca.org/about_us/history_national.php

The Young Men's Christian Association was founded in London, England, on June 6, .... By 1980, pressure for up-to-date buildings and equipment brought on a ...

www.ymca.int/who-we-are/history

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 ...

www.springfieldy.org/about-us/history-and-timeline

Volunteer founded and volunteer led, the YMCA was established in London, England, in 1844 by George Williams, a draper's shop assistant, to give young men ...

www.encyclopedia.com/sports-and-everyday-life/social-organizations/private-organizations/young-mens-christian

The YMCA of the USA is a not-for-profit, charitable organization offering various services to local, independent YMCAs throughout ... The Young Men's Christian Association was founded on June 6,1844, in London, England. ..... Key Dates:.

socialwelfare.library.vcu.edu/youth/young-mens-christian-association

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 ...

www.aaregistry.org/historic_events/view/harlem-ymca-founded

The 1901 establishment of the Harlem Branch of the YMCA is celebrated on this date. The Harlem YMCA was a successor to the "Colored Men's Branch" of the ...

www.ymcahonolulu.org/about/history

The YMCA of Honolulu was founded in 1869 and incorporated under the laws of the Kingdom of Hawai'i in 1882. We are an independent, local, tax-exempt 501 ...

www.npr.org/sections/npr-history-dept/2015/06/02/410532977/how-the-ymca-helped-shape-america

Jun 2, 2015 ... The American wing of the Young Men's Christian Association — a worldwide organization founded in London in 1844 — launched the first ...