Bazetta Cortland Optimist Club was honored to host the Snowflake Ball last night (3-3-18) We received fantastic help from the JOLI club (just formed JOI club). The Snowflake Ball is a dance and entertainment night for those with a developmental disability. It is an amazing time, and the head count was over 400 individuals. Service Read more about Bazetta Cortland Optimist Club – Snowflake Ball[…]
The Optimist Club of South Columbus is celebrating it’s 60th Anniversary. Jim Hildenbrand is the only Charter Member left in our club. Jim is 90 years old and still active with us.
NINETEENTH ANNUAL OPTIMIST NIGHT AT THE DAYTON DRAGONS Printable Order form is here Friday, May 18, 2018 at 7:00 pm Dayton area Optimists and friends will come together for an evening of baseball and fellowship. You do not need to be an Optimist Club member to participate. Cost is $10.00 per ticket! (No hat or food Read more about Join us for Dayton Dragons Baseball – Friday May 18, 2018[…]
My fellow Ohio Optimists please give me your attention! As most members know, the Great Ohio District has been the Number 1 District in membership growth in all of Optimist International from October until March! Congratulations and thank you to all Ohio Optimists for adding new members and building new Optimist Clubs! With 67 Optimist Read more about Message from Governor Tom – We’re the #2 District – Let’s Be #1 Again![…]
The Brookville Optimist Club will hold their 13th Annual ‘all-adult-night-time-egg-hunt on March 10th at 8:00pm! This is a fundraiser for our club that helps us fund our many youth projects…such as our Youth Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, March 31st! This hilarious all adult event has become one sought out by people from all Read more about Brookville Optimist Club’s 13th Annual Night Time Egg Hunt[…]
Club Grant Program deadline is March 9th! Optimist International Foundation is accepting applications for the 2018 Club Grant Program. Any Adult Club served by OIF is eligible to apply for a $500 grant to be used for a NEW Club project. Applications must be received in the St. Louis office by March 9th. Visit www.oifoundation.org for more information.
Club Officers: Just a friendly reminder that you need to file your club’s IRS 990 before February 15th, 2018. This needs to be done every year. For information, please go to www.ohiodistrictoptimist.org click Resources, click Forms and publications, click IRA forms, (1. Gives you instructions which includes the 990 N (postcard), 2 is for the Read more about Important Message about the IRS 990s[…]
President Nick’s 2nd Quarter Incentive The growth of our Clubs is the main priority for the health and success of Optimist International. The 2nd Quarter Incentive is targeted at our local Clubs to encourage them to add new adult Optimist Members. Additionally, new Junior Optimist Clubs are a key to future successes and an area Read more about OI President Nick’s Second Quarter Incentive – NEW OPTIMISTS WANTED![…]
All guests & spouses are invited to partake in several activities Saturday, Feb 10th at the Ohio District Optimist Conference. We will be meeting at 10:00 am in the Ohio District Hospitality Room #315 to make Valentine’s Day cards for children with cancer. Cards, stickers, stamps, markers and various embellishments will be available to create Read more about A Message from Our First Lady – January 2018[…]
My fellow Ohio Optimists, Happy New Year! Welcome to 2018, the Optimist Strong year! Embrace 2018 with enthusiasm and new hopes, new plans, new efforts, and new commitments! It is time to add a little Optimism to your new year’s resolutions! It is the perfect time of the year to plan a NOW event in Read more about A Message from Our Governor – January 2018[…]