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The YMCA was founded by George Williams, a London draper, who was typical of the young men drawn to the cities ...

www.ymca.net/history/founding.html

History of the YMCA's founding by George Williams in London, England, 1844.

www.ymca.net/history

History: People have benefitted from Ys for 160 years.

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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 ...

www.mfldymca.org/about_us/history_national.php

The Young Men's Christian Association was founded in London, England, ... In 1853, the first YMCA for African Americans was founded in Washington, D.C., ...

www.ymca.int/who-we-are/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 condition of ...

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May 12, 2012 ... The Young Men's Christian Association (YMCA) was founded in London, England, on June 6, 1844, in response to unhealthy social conditions ...

www.encyclopedia.com/sports-and-everyday-life/social-organizations/private-organizations/young-mens-christian

U.S.A.. Telephone: (312) 977-0031. Toll Free: (800) 872-9622. Fax: (312) 977- 9063. Web site: http://www.ymca.net. Not-for-Profit Organization Founded: 1844

www.npr.org/sections/npr-history-dept/2015/06/02/410532977/how-the-ymca-helped-shape-america

Jun 2, 2015 ... The first known basketball team at the International YMCA Training ... in the U.S. was the YMCA's Camp Dudley, founded in New York in 1885.