World Movements

Sri Lanka YMCA is affiliated to the World body of the YMCA Movement, the World Alliance of YMCAs, which has 120 member countries and having their head quarters in Geneva. The movement is also affiliated with the Regional Body, Asia and Pacific Alliance of YMCAs, which has 24 member countries and having their head quarters in Hong Kong. Locally the Movement is a constituent unit of the National Christian Council along with the Anglican Church, Methodist Church, Church of South India, Dutch Reformed Church, Presbyterian Church, Salvation Army and Ecumenical Organizations such as Young Women’s Christian Association, Students Christian Movement, Ceylon Bible Society and Christian Literature Society

Given below is a snap shot of some of the key mile stones of the movement both locally and internationally.

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