Did you know you belong to a global family of YMCAs in 119 countries? Every day, in almost every corner of the world, YMCA staff and volunteers like you work to serve diverse communities, helping people overcome barriers and access opportunities to reach their full potential!
The Y in the World Deck was created to help all Y staff and volunteers:
• Understand that the Y is a global charitable organization that addresses critical social issues
• Discover how the work of our global Movement connects to our local YMCAs’ efforts to advance our cause of strengthening community
• Be inspired to develop a global lens and seek ways to advance our cause both at home and abroad
This deck includes:
• (1) Introduction card
• (1) Engagement activities card
• (20) Country cards featuring selected YMCAs from around the world. All YMCAs highlighted are partners with YMCA of the USA – World Service
• (4) Action cards highlighting four key ways you can advance global YMCA work: Advance Global Leadership, Develop Global Partnerships, Serve Immigrant Communities and Support World Service. We invite you to experiment and develop more of your own activities.
Price is per each deck of 26 cards.
(card size: 4 1/2" x 5 1/2")