The Young Men's Christian Association is a worldwide organisation based in
Geneva, ... The YMCA was founded by George Williams, a London draper, who
was typical of the young men drawn to the cit...
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 ...
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 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 ...
Jun 2, 2015 ... The American wing of the Young Men's Christian Association — a worldwide
organization founded in London in 1844 — launched the first ...
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 YMCA was established in London, England, in 1844. In San Francisco, the Y
has a rich history of community and volunteerism, as one of the founding ...
George Williams put it into practice when he founded the original Young Men's
Christian Association in the back room of a factory in Victorian London. Among ...
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Dec 19, 2014 ... The YMCA is probably as well known for the Village People's 1970's disco
anthem as it is for its wellness programs and job training services.