. The YMCA was founded by George Williams, a London draper, who was
typical of the young men drawn to the ...
History: The story of our founding. People have benefitted from Ys for over 160
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 ...
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
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
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 ...
The principal founder was a former slave, Anthony Bowen, who, with a group of
friends, organized the "YMCA for Colored Men and Boys" in Washington, D.C., ...
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 ...
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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