Happy Memorial Day! YMCA. Did you know that the YMCA in the USA has played a supporting role for soldiers in every war since the Civil War? Yes. The Civil War! Enjoy this CBS Almanac short video about a brief history of the YMCA in the USA. The Post: http://wp.me/p4Apea-gH Behind-The-Scenes Video: Construction activities of […]
On December 29, 1851, the Young Men’s Christian Association, also known as the YMCA, made its debut in America. The “Y” opportunities for Bible study, socializing and exercise, and was where the game of basketball was invented. Charles Osgood reports.