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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 ...

YMCA International - World Alliance of YMCAs: History


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  ...

History and Timeline | YMCA


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  ...

Young Mens Christian Association - Social Welfare History Project


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 ...

How The YMCA Helped Shape America : NPR History Dept. : NPR


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

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


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 - Oahe YMCA


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  ...

The History of the YMCA in World War I


In its early history, YMCA programs and services were commonly referred to as " welfare" work, especially during the first world war; but the word is used in a ...

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