The Young Men's Christian Association is a worldwide organization based in
The YMCA in the United StatesToday, the Y engages more than 10000
neighborhoods across the U.S. As the nation's leading nonprofit committed to
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 ...
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
He joined 11 friends to organize the first Young Men's Christian Association (
YMCA), a refuge of Bible study and prayer for young men seeking escape from
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 ...
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
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Jun 2, 2015 ... Many of today's fitness trends can be traced back to the pioneering programs of
First Y logo. 1881 – The Ninth Conference in London approves the first Y logo,
which highlights Y values by featuring a reference to John 17:21: "That they may