Definition : Young Men's Christian Association
Category : Associations & Organizations » International Orgaizations
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What does YMCA mean?

Young Men's Christian Association (YMCA) is a worldwide organization headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland. It was founded on 6 June 1844 by Sir George Williams in London, United Kindom. At first, the organization provided beds and shelter to young men leaving the countryside for work in the cities.