Snapshots of our club’s history
• The club received its charter in Hamar Cathedral from RD Erling Skjeldal on June 7 1969. See photo
• Upon chartering the club had 21 members. Today the Club has 40 members.
Our club has been active in starting new clubs:
• Gjøvik YMC was chartered in 1973.
• Lillehammer YMC in 1980.
• Brumunddal YMC in 1981.
• Eidsvoll YMC in 1984.
• Stockholm Norwegian YMC in 1984.
• The first one was a jumble sale at the Hamar YMCA Center.
• Sale of sand, for sprinkling on icy roads.
• Sale of the Mjøsa Lakeside Calendar.
• Distribution of the Hamar Parish Magazine and a local Advertisement Paper.
• Sale of photo post-cards for Christmas.
• Putting up Christmas decoration street-lights. The project was terminated 2010
• New project Spring 2010: Cleaning up along the main roads in the Hamar Area.
See photos The project terminated 2015
Voluntary communal 'bee'-work:
• At Budor Camp and Chalet.
• Cutting saplings for building up scout-camps. Painting houses.
• At the Hamar YMCA building, inside and outside.
• Providing teams and local maps for the annual fund-raising campaign on Norwegian TV.
• Clearing building-site.
• Assistance at national YMCA/YWCA 'Teen Convention' and at National Outer Mission convention.
• Sale at annual antique fair in the Hamar Olympic Viking Ship Hall
• Varde YMC, Denmark.
• The club was responsible for arranging the Regional Conference at Hedmarktoppen Folk High School in Hamar in 1976.
• In August 2018 the club together with Brumunddal arranged the
Regional Conference Norway.
• Regional board in 1980-81.
• Together with Brumunddal YMC 1988-89.
• Our club's tenth anniversary 1979.
• Our club's twenty-fifth anniversary 1994.
• Our club's thirtieth anniversary 1999.
• Our club’s fortieth aniversary 2009. See photos
• Our club is 50 years old in 2019. See article and photos