Welcome to YMCA of Kenya
The purpose of the Kenya YMCA is to attract, bring together and develop the youth to meet their
foremost needs in and for their communities in accordance to Christian values as stated in the Holy Bible.
To facilitate and develop the physical, mental and spiritual well being of youth to enable them to become
Empowering young people for the African Renaissance
In line with its vision and Mission the Kenya YMCA undertakes to adhere
to the following core values that will guide the organization to realize its objectives.
Kenya YMCA is a Christian organization which believes in God the Father, God the Son and God the
Holy Spirit –(The Holy Trinity) and in furtherance of His kingdom to all in accordance with the Holy Bible.
Further it believes in
i. Preventive and proactive approach to delivery of its mandate
ii. Accessibility, affordability and commitment to Quality
The association is open, believes in stakeholder engagement, and is committed to quality and
affordable service and programs.
iii. Creativity and social innovation.
YMCA thrives on creativity, a virtue that will guide the initiation of new programs and scaling up of
iv. Volunteerism and professionalism
Volunteerism is cherished as an aspect of service to the youth and human race. YMCA
embraces professionalism in delivery of services and implementation of programs.
v. Equity, diversity and inclusion
YMCA stands for fairness, justice and equity of all
YMCA espouses Honesty and Integrity at all times