“NURTURING, ENERGIZING, INSPIRING”
Being an oldest NGO network, Found in 1890, YMCA-Madras loves to nurture LIFE in various ways as we believe, it is the best gift bestowed upon human beings. Imagine a life full of suffering, depression, anxiety, mood swings, unhealthy habits, shallow intellects!
SIR GEORGE WILLIAMS
Sir George williams (11 OCTOBER 1821 – 6 NOVEMBER 1905) takes all the credit for this attractive mission to compound Christian principles to young mind, body and spirit. The need of this mission is becoming large in today’s era because of the fast-food lifestyle wherein, everyone is alive but not living.
DAVID Mc CONAUGHY
He convened an All-India Convention of the then 35 local associations along with a few smaller associations set up in the London Mission area of Travancore by lay Missionaries, Dr E. Sargood Fry of Neyoor. The Convention, during February 20-21, 1891 at the Madras Association of the YMCA in Esplanade adopted a Resolution for constituting a National Council. The first Indian National Committee comprised 17 persons.