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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/YMCA

The Young Men's Christian Association is a worldwide organization based in Geneva, ...

www.ymca.net/history

The YMCA in the United States Today, the Y engages more than 10000 ... Here's a glance at our rich history, and a snapshot of our many successes over the last ...

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

Our History - A Brief History of the YMCA Movement. The Young Men's Christian Association was founded in London, England, on June 6, 1844, in response to ...

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

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

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 ...

oaheymca.org/aboutus/ymcahistoryfunfacts

YMCA History & Fun Facts. Founded in London in 1844 the YMCA has shaped the lives of countless people. In 1971 a group of altruistic volunteers founded the  ...

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

Jun 2, 2015 ... Many of today's fitness trends can be traced back to the pioneering programs of the YMCA.