New Clubs Built in 2021-2022

February 2022
Club Name (#) District Sponsor Club(s) Charter Date Builder(s) of
Excellence
Club Type
KNOWLTON ACADEMY VOLUNTEERS OF EXCELLENCE (KAVE) JUNIOR OPTIMIST CLUB (C0307) Quebec South Yamaska Valley, Qc (52994)
02/16/2022 JOI - Aplha
MASSEY OPTIMISTS AND VOLUNTEERS OF EXCELLENCE (MOVE) JUNIOR OPTIMIST CLUB (A2220) Quebec South Brome-Missisquoi, Qc (52003)
02/16/2022 JOI - Junior
HORBELT CARES JUNIOR OPTIMIST CLUB (A2221) Atlantic Central Barnegat, Nj (27208)
02/16/2022 JOI - Junior
Seed Of Hope Optimist Club Of George Town (78639) Caribbean George Town, Grand Cayman (78572)
Manor Park, Ja (78324)
02/22/2022 Patrice Hanson
Joy Jordan
Lesley-Ann Bernard-Ricketts
Simone Holloway-Williams
OI - Club
Born To Shine (21634) GATEway Holly Springs Optimist Club, GA (21627)
Hickory Flat, Ga (21557)
02/24/2022 Alan Flint
Paige Reid
Amy Myers
Rebekah Gibson
OI - Club (Pilot Program)
PROSPECT VALLEY ELEMENTARY JUNIOR OPTIMIST CLUB (C0308) Colorado - Wyoming Wheat Ridge, Co (25215)
02/28/2022 JOI - Aplha
RED RIVER MBC JUNIOR OPTIMIST CLUB (B2417) Louisiana Bossier City, La (39019)
02/28/2022 JOI - Octagon
JUNIOR OPTIMIST CLUB OF NORTH MIAMI MIDDLE HIGH SCHOOL (B2418) Indiana North The Miami County In Optimist Club (04609)
02/28/2022 JOI - Octagon
Greenwood Optimist Club (29330) Alabama - Mississippi Cleveland, Ms (29023)
02/28/2022 Judy Richardson
Nancy E Boyd
OI - Club
 

March 2022
Club Name (#) District Sponsor Club(s) Charter Date Builder(s) of
Excellence
Club Type
Optimist Club Of Nijgadh, Nepal (82016) Asia Windsor, Co (25218)
Optimist Club Of Nepalgunj (90068)
03/22/2022 Namaskar Shah
Ishwori P Khanal
Prithvi R Thapa
OI - Club
Optimist Club Of Ghorahai, Nepal (82015) Asia St Petersburg-Downtown, Fl (60447)
Optimist Club Of Surkhet (90075)
03/26/2022 Prakash Ghimire
Anil B Shahi
OI - Club
Optimist Club Of Palm Beach County (61010) South Florida Miami Lakes, Fl (61280)
03/27/2022 Brian Hoadley
Tina Valant
OI - Club
 

April 2022
Club Name (#) District Sponsor Club(s) Charter Date Builder(s) of
Excellence
Club Type
Optimist Club Of Ulm (39326) Louisiana Bossier City, La (39019)
04/25/2022 Zaylen J Daniels
Quincy D Gardner
OI - Club
Optimist Club Of Lekhnath (82018) Asia Davenport, Ia (40040)
The Pokhara Optimist Club (90060)
Davenport, Ia (40040)
The Pokhara Optimist Club (90060)
04/25/2022 Arjun Rijal
OI - Club
Optimist Club Of Bharatpur (82019) Asia Underwood, Ia (40113)
Optimist Club Of Bagmati, Nepal (90050)
Underwood, Ia (40113)
Optimist Club Of Bagmati, Nepal (90050)
04/25/2022 Rishishwor Thapaliya
OI - Club
Horn Lake Optimist Club (29331) Alabama - Mississippi Hernando, MS (29084)
04/26/2022 Nancy Boyd
Kathy S White
OI - Club
Volga Area Optimist Club (35236) Dakotas - Manitoba - Minnesota Brookings, Sd (35027)
Hartford Area Optimist Club (35235)
04/26/2022 Sally A Damm Norby
Greg Honl
Dee Bormann
OI - Club
Penwood Optimist Club (78640) Caribbean Kingston-West St Andrew, Ja (78317)
Kingston Central, Ja (78025)
04/27/2022 Andrea F Samuels
Chadd-Rick O Clarke
Trisha Carara
Janette M Lawrence
OI - Club
Cweda Optimist Club (82017) Asia Battle Creek-Harper Creek, Mi (17200)
The Optimist Club Of Kathmandu, Nepal (90013)
Battle Creek-Harper Creek, Mi (17200)
The Optimist Club Of Kathmandu, Nepal (90013)
04/27/2022 Uday K Niraula
Prithvi R Thapa
Vijay Satyal
OI - Club
 

May 2022
Club Name (#) District Sponsor Club(s) Charter Date Builder(s) of
Excellence
Club Type
PEARSON JUNIOR OPTIMIST CLUB (A2223) GATEway Smyrna, Ga (21275)
05/09/2022 JOI - Junior
PASCHAL HIGH SCHOOL JUNIOR OPTIMIST CLUB (B2419) North Texas Fort Worth-Bft East, Tx (38045)
05/12/2022 JOI - Octagon
Lalitpur Optimist Club (82020) Asia Optimist Club Of Bagmati, Nepal (90050)
San Antonio-Valley Hi, Tx (06255)
Optimist Club Of Bagmati, Nepal (90050)
San Antonio-Valley Hi, Tx (06255)
05/14/2022 Prakash Ghimire
OI - Club
La Voz Special Families Ambassador Club (41674) California South Bonita, Ca (41007)
Sunrise-San Diego, Ca (41135)
05/23/2022 Diana Drummey
Agatha Graney
Rebecca Sapien-Melchor
Jose Melchor
OI - Club
JUMPS FOR JOI JUNIOR OPTIMIST CLUB (A2225) Iowa North Liberty, Ia (40096)
05/31/2022 JOI - Junior
Himalayan Optimist Club (82021) Asia Everest Optimist Club (82014)
Sawnee Optimist Club Of Cumming, GA (21546)
05/31/2022 Biju Bajracharya
OI - Club
 

June 2022
Club Name (#) District Sponsor Club(s) Charter Date Builder(s) of
Excellence
Club Type
The Rise Optimist Club (17572) Michigan Kalamazoo-Bft, Mi (17221)
06/06/2022 Theresa K Mills
Tina L Graham
OI - Club
Clay County Optimist Club (05590) Indiana South Terre Haute, In (05520)
06/15/2022 Ronald C Fuhrman
James D Tribble
OI - Club
Himachal Optimist Club (90103) Not In District Everest Optimist Club (82014)
Rolla, Mo (30370)
06/17/2022 Biju Bajracharya
OI - Club
CHARLOTTE ACTION OPTIMIST CLUB OF CHARLOTTE, NC (44622) North Carolina West CAROLINA CARDINALS OPTIMIST CLUB, NC (44605)
Charlotte-Hidden Valley, Nc (42217)
06/26/2022 Angelia Poole
Andrew Ladd
Gregory A Phipps
OI - Club
Optimist Club Of Dubai (90102) Not In District Barbados Central, Ba (78448)
06/27/2022 Kevin Stillmock
OI - Club
 

July 2022
Club Name (#) District Sponsor Club(s) Charter Date Builder(s) of
Excellence
Club Type
BRIGHT STARS JUNIOR OPTIMIST CLUB (A2224) Caribbean Optimist Club Of Christiana, JA (78596)
07/12/2022 JOI - Junior
Tri County Optimist Club (06363) South Texas Fort Sam Houston, Tx (06073)
07/20/2022 Nancy Mason
Atlan J Eschberger
OI - Club
PHP-iE Sports Optimist Club Of Portsmouth, Virginia (16274) Capital - Virginia Richmond-Greater, Va (16169)
07/21/2022 Thomas D Wagstaff
Susan Davis
OI - Club
Optimist Club Of Hope Road (78645) Caribbean Kingston-West St Andrew, Ja (78317)
Sunset Liguanea, Ja (78329)
07/27/2022 Chadd-Rick O Clarke
Lavern Brown
Lellieth Barrett
Shannaya Cuthbert
OI - Club
(38538) North Texas 07/31/2022 OI - Club
VIRTUAL OPTIMIST CLUB OF ENTHUSIASTS (VOICE) (78646) Caribbean Optimist Club Of Ewarton, JA (78588)
07/31/2022 Kajeme Myers
Nova-Dean N Samuels-Lee
OI - Club
 

December 2022
Club Name (#) District Sponsor Club(s) Charter Date Builder(s) of
Excellence
Club Type
FREDERICK JUNIOR OPTIMIST CLUB (A2222) Maryland - South Delaware Frederick, Md (33090)
12/01/2022 JOI - Junior
 

legend:
OI: Optimist International
JOI: Junior Optimist International