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Empowering young people since 1844

The World Alliance of YMCAs supports and facilitates some 120 national YMCAs and three regional Alliances across the globe, to provide young people with safe spaces and opportunities to take an active role in transforming their communities. Collectively, the YMCA Movement reaches some 65 million people a year.

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