Men’s Christian Association (YMCA) movement was started in 1844 in London by Mr
George Williams and a group of likeminded concerned Christians. It is one of
the oldest and largest Movements for youth in the world and now operates in 119
countries, and reaching 58 million people. The YMCA works to bring social
justice and peace to young people and their communities, regardless of
religion, race, gender or culture.
in 1902, the YMCA of Singapore is a volunteer-based Christian organisation that
seeks to serve and impact all members of the community, regardless of race,
language or religion, through programmes, services and enterprises to develop
the body, mind and spirit.