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The Young Men's Christian Association is a worldwide organization based in Geneva, Switzerland with more than 57 million beneficiaries from 125 national ...

the Y: History - YMCA

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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 helping ...

the Y: History - Founding - YMCA

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George Williams founded the YMCA in 1844. In 1844, industrialized London was a place of great turmoil and despair. For the young men who migrated to the ...

YMCA National History :: About Us :: Marshfield Area YMCA - the Y ...

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The YMCA idea, which began among evangelicals, was unusual because it crossed the rigid lines that separated all the different churches and social classes in ...

YMCA International - World Alliance of YMCAs: History

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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 ...

History and Timeline | YMCA

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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 men ...

Young Mens Christian Association - Social Welfare History Project

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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 ...

History | YMCA of Greater Pittsburgh

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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 ...

Young Mens Christian Associations Facts, information, pictures ...

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The YMCA of the USA is a not-for-profit, charitable organization offering various services to local, independent YMCAs throughout America. It provides ...

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

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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 ...

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