Vision, Mission and Core Values

Vision (Paris Basis 1855)

The Young Men’s Christian Association seeks to unite those young men who, regarding Jesus Christ as their God and Saviour, according to the Holy Scriptures, desire to be his disciples in their faith and in their life, and to associate their efforts for the extension of his Kingdom amongst young men. 

Mission Statement

YMCA of Singapore is a volunteer-based Christian organisation that seeks to serve and impact all members of the community, regardless of race, language or religion, through programmes, services and enterprises to develop the body, mind and spirit.

Core Values


To recognise the needs of others especially the last, the lost and the least, then take action to help

Servant leadership

To desire to serve first, then to make the conscious choice to take the lead to act


To speak and embody the truth, to act and to be worthy of trust, and to have integrity in making sure our choices (decisions and actions) are in line with our Christian values


To be accountable for our behaviour and our actions in meeting our obligations


To treat others as we would have them treat us and to value the worth of every person


To strive for best practices