YMCA of Mongolia

To learn about community involvement and the value of simple living – this is the heart of the GATN programs of YMCA of Mongolia. More connections can even be forged through its rich cultural exchange. Participants can stay with Mongolian families in the gers (yurts/traditional felt tents) to learn about …

YMCA of Pangasinan

Creating change in a society is not an overnight work; instead, it takes commitment and consistency to continue because you believe in the mission. YMCA of Pangasinan has proven this with the constant effort they put in the different Alternative Tourism programs that they have. Just recently, the turnover of …

GATN Site Sampling in Malaysia

It has been estimated that each year about 4,500-5,000 YMCA youth from Asia Pacific travel for work camps, service learning trips, meetings, and workshops – broadly described as Alternative Tourism. Program Secretaries are always on the lookout for new and interesting and exciting places for their youth groups to conduct …

YMCA of Cambodia

School vacation is a time for the students to rest and relax after their hard work in school, but not for the students of Taichung YMCA. Instead, school vacation is their opportunity for International Volunteer Service Program. This is exactly the reason why students from Taiwan went to Cambodia in …