„YMCA Europe is a working fellowship to strengthen movements where people grow in body, mind and spirit.“


On Sunday 4 August, more than 3,000 YMCA young people, staff, guests and volunteers from 100 countries gathered at ExCeL London to kick off its flagship anniversary celebration, YMCA175.

The event was organised by YMCA Europe, hosted by YMCA England & Wales, and partnered with World YMCA, YMCA of the USA and YMCA World Urban Network.

YMCA175 featured more than 300 hours of workshops, a global variety of keynote speakers, and countless intercultural interactions between delegates from more than 100 of the organization's 119 member countries.

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