Y's Men's Club was founded in 1922 in Ohio, USA. It is now an international volunteer organization that is oriented to serving YMCAs in communities worldwide. Japan Y's Men's Club was started in 1932 and is organized into East Region and West Region. Presently, there are 86 clubs in the West Region with approximatley 1,600 members. There are 1,452 clubs in the world with over 27,000 members. Y's Men's Clubs are committed to supporting local YMCA movements especially in the areas of community service projects, youth development and international cooperation.