The Young Men's Christian Association is a worldwide organization based in
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History: The story of our founding. People have benefitted from Ys for over 160
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
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 ...
Founded: 1844. Employees: 30,000. Sales: $3.13 billion (1998) NAIC: 81341
Civic and Social Organizations. The YMCA of the USA is a not-for-profit,
Jun 2, 2015 ... The American wing of the Young Men's Christian Association — a worldwide
organization founded in London in 1844 — launched the first ...
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Founded in 1851 as America's first Y, the YMCA of Greater Boston has
strengthened the Greater Boston community through a focus on youth