Your Optimist Club is proud to serve your community

About Us

Optimist Clubs are dedicated to "Bringing Out the Best in Kids" and do their part through community service programs.
Since each Club is autonomous and run by members in their community, Optimists have the unique flexibility to serve the
youth of their area in any way they see fit. Optimist Clubs see a need in their community and react to it.
The Purposes of the Optimist Club

To develop optimism as a philosophy of life utilizing the tenets of the Optimist Creed

To promote an active interest in good government and civic affairs

To inspire respect for the law

To promote patriotism and work for international accord and friendship among all people.

To aid and encourage the development of youth, in the belief that the giving of one’s self in service to others will advance the well-being of humankind, community life and the world.

Mission Statement

By providing hope and positive vision, Optimists bring out the best in kids.


Vision Statement

Optimist International will be recognized worldwide as the premier volunteer organization
that values all children and helps them develop to their full potential.



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Thank you for your interest in becoming a Friend of Optimists. For just $100 (US) annually**, you can support the good work that Optimist Clubs do for the youth in their communities. Together with our Friends, we can continue to reach children in London to inspire them to be the very best they can be.


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