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National Conference of Black and Non-White YMCA Laymen and Staff


Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Interracial programs records

Identifier: Y.USA.2

Reports, correspondence, and other records documenting various committees, programs, and conferences intended to monitor and promote the process of integration and the elimination of racial inequality within the YMCA, as well as to identify and address the unmet needs of African American and other non-white people served by the organization.

Dates: 1946-1980.

Jesse Alexander papers

Identifier: Y.USA.6

Papers documenting the YMCA career of Jesse N. Alexander, Jr., particularly his work in the area of race relations within the movement and his involvement with the National Conference of Black and Non-White YMCA Staff (BAN-WYS).

Dates: 1961-1998, 2014; Majority of material found in ( 1969-1982).

National Conference of Black and Non-White Secretaries (BAN-WYS), 1971-1975

 File — Box 902
Scope and Contents Includes materials related to the New York City Department of Corrections and its relationship with William Sloane House, Vanderbilt, Harlem and Central Queens branches. Also includes graduation books for CHOICE II, photos, and materials related to Nathaniel Walker. Also includes items related to the BAN-WYS New York City chapter, Black YMCA's Task Force, urban affairs, BAN-WYS New York City Chapter, Black YMCA's Task Force, Legislative News Nites, League of Women Voters, fiscal matters,...
Dates: 1971-1975

YMCA urban work and Urban Group records

Identifier: Y.USA.59
Abstract Correspondence, minutes, reports, program proposals, area and population studies, financial documents, pamphlets, maps, newspaper articles and other records of the North American YMCA’s urban work, focusing on topics including race relations and institutional inequality, youth services and outreach, prevention of drug use and crime, war work and war affected persons, human services programs, varying social conditions in the city, experimental programs, and the integration of international...
Dates: 1929-2004; Majority of material found within ( 1950s-1970s)

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Collection 3
Archival Object 1
African Americans -- Social conditions 3
African Americans -- Civil rights. 2
African Americans -- Segregation. 2
African Americans -- Societies, etc. 2
Social work with African Americans. 2