The Optimist Magazine The Optimist is the quarterly magazine of Optimist International. The Optimist is published October 1, January 15, April 1 and June 1. To learn more about submitting stories and photographs for consideration, please click here.
To read the online version of the most recent issue, please click on the link below. To see a selection of previous issues, please click here.
Keep track of all the Optimist happenings with the Hotline. The
Hotline, Optimist International’s bimonthly leadership newsletter,
is filled with important notices, deadlines and information. It is published
on the first weekday of every other month and is sent to all Optimists in
leadership positions via e-mail.
The Torch The
Torch is the official newsletter of Junior Optimist Octagon International
(JOOI). The Torch is published several times each year. The October
issue is mailed to JOOI Club Advisers, e-mailed through Optimist Mail and
posted on the website. All other issues are distributed electronically through
the website and Optimist Mail.
To submit a story or photographs for consideration, please send an e-mail
to firstname.lastname@example.org or call (800)