• Optimist Volunteers Join our team to bring out the best in kids and yourself
  • Friend of Optimists Inspire yourself and others by supporting Optimism
  • Welcome New Clubs Spreading Optimism to new communities
  • Scholarship Contests Helping youth achieve their dreams of higher education
  • Optimist Junior Golf Building positive values in young people through golf
  • Youth Clubs (JOOI) Join the world's most dynamic coalition of youth volunteers
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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.

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Fall 2014 - Read it online!

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The Optimist - Summer 2014