YMCA Gambia

Date of foundation of the YMCA: 


The Gambia YMCAs have been actively engaged in activities focused on youth and development since their establishment. YMCA has established branches in all regions of the country. The primary objective of the Gambia YMCAs is to help develop the potential of young people, enabling them to acquire the essential abilities needed to thrive and participate in a global environment. The main programme areas are: Community development; Safe drinking water; Skills training; Horticulture & agriculture; Poultry farming; Adult literacy; Day-care centres.