Mbarara YMCA Branch is one of the Six B ranches of Uganda of YMCA. The branch was founded in 1965. It is a membership organization. It offers programs to the vulnerable groups of youths women and other needy communities. These programmes are majorly to help these groups identify development projects and job creation for self reliance through skilling individuals in particular programmes that are financially viable as a source of Income.
The Branch Offices are located on its own Plot M72 Mugabe Road Kamukuzi Division 200 meters off Mbarara Ishaka Fort Portal Road bordering Mbarara District Headquarters in Kamukuzi Hill.
Mbarara YMCA Branch is offering Education programmes in line with Ministry of Education and sports. It is licensed by the Ministry of Education Reg. PCS/M/41. The Education programmes are examined by
UBTEB under Reg. No. UBB135 and DIT Reg. No.UVQF/152 for courses not examined by UBTEB