Through Optimist Clubs, volunteers dedicate their time and talent to service
projects that put smiles on the faces of children in the community.
Optimists are dedicated to "Bringing Out the Best in Kids." Read
about how Optimists have helped improve the lives of youth in different
a New Member
Learn more about the ways in which you can bring new Members into the organization.
Different types of membership are available to suit anyone interested in
"Bringing Out the Best in Kids."
Recruitment and Retention
Member recruitment is important to the health and growth of a Club. Learn
more about programs that will help Clubs with their recruitment and retention
efforts to attract new Members and keep them active in the Club.
a New Club
If you know of a community that would benefit from Optimism or if you are
familiar with an activity that would be perfect for a single-focus group,
consider starting a New Club.
Optimist International has introduced a network of interactive features
that encourage Member involvement in the hope of giving each Member the
best Optimist experience possible.