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Yale University 1
York University
Young Ladies Retrenchment Association, Salt Lake City, UT 1
Young Ladies' Academy of Philadelphia 1
Young Men's Christian Association 4
Young People's Socialist League
Young Socialists and League for Socialist Action, Canada 1
Young Women's Christian Association of the United States of America During the nineteenth and twentieth centuries the Young Women’s Christian Association (YWCA), named after a similar men’s organization, was organized largely by middle-class white women in cities around the nati... During the nineteenth and twentieth centuries the Young Women’s Christian Association (YWCA), named after a similar men’s organization, was organized largely by middle-class white women in cities around the nation who built Association boarding houses, training schools, and day nurseries to protect and provide services for single women in cities. In more recent decades the YWCA has continued a wide range of activities including shelter for women and children and support for women’s reproductive rights. Show more Show less 1858 3 31
Young Women's Christian Association of the United States of America. National Board
Youth Development Center, Geneva, NE 1