This year, to mark the 175th anniversary of YMCA, YMCA175 will bring together thousands of young leaders for a unique four-day event, the first of its kind in the organisation’s history, taking place at ExCeL London, from 4 to 8 August 2019.


Carlos Sanvee, World YMCA Secretary General, explains why this global youth event is a springboard for global change, for unity and celebration.


Connecting young leaders like never before, celebrating 175 years of YMCA and young people transforming communities, and creating positive change and new ideas to shape the future.


Download the new 20 page brochure that contains all the information you need to know about YMCA 175 Including the event’s key themes, registration, travel, the programme, why #MCA175 is an investment in young leaders, the role of the Sustainable Development Goals, accommodation, volunteering, how you can contribute and more.