Third Quarter District Conference in Alpharetta

It’s going to be a GRAND SLAM as we swing for the bleachers at the GATEway District’s Third Quarter Conference at the Atlanta Marriott Alpharetta in Alpharetta, Georgia, May 5-7, 2017! Governor Rudy and his team have planned an “Out of the Park” extravaganza. Just look what’s in store for you!
• The District’s annual Communications Contest for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
• The Districts’s Oratorical Contest
• Leadership Development Training Classes
• Election of our Lieutenant Governors for the 2017-2018 year
• Optimist International Foundation’s “President’s March”
• A “Take Me Out to the Ball Game” evening with food, fun, games, karaoke and a whole lot more

So fellow Optimists put on that favorite baseball jersey, slide into those comfortable jeans, don your baseball cap and come prepare to have a grand old time as we celebrate the accomplishments of our young people! Don’t wait! Register now! Let’s step up to the plate in Alpharetta!

To register click here.


Your Optimist Club Can Apply For A Grant

Club Grant

Optimist International Foundation is accepting applications for the 2017 Club Grant Program. Any Adult Club served by Optimist International Foundation is eligible to apply for a $500 grant to be used for a NEW project of the Club. The Marana-Foothills Optimist Club won a 2016 Club Grant for their MCAT High School Garden Club. Applications must be received in the St. Louis office by March 10. Applications and more information are available here.

Because bringing out the best in kids is only part of it!