On 6th June 1844, the world’s first YMCA was started by George Williams in London, to help youth address social challenges. 175 Years later, the YMCA is spread to 119 countries and still empowering young people to become the voice of the next generation of confidence by engaging global citizens. The 175th birthday was celebrated on 21st June. Former Presidents Mr. Jose P.M., Mr. Kurian Thomas and Mr. Mathen Oommen had inaugurated the celebration. Mr.Jobin Jacob Mathew ( Former Secretary Sharjah KCC) had given the founders day message.