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Mad Hatter Challenge 2021

The 3rd Quarter District OIF Challenge to individuals and clubs is to make a donation to theFoundation for $50, $100, $250 or more between April 25th to May 15th. Then take a selfie of youwearing your Favorite Hat and donation confirmation to District Foundation...

Walk the Talk for Teen Mental Health 2021

This will be virtual, where you choose your event: 1 mile Walk Run, 5k Walk Run or a 10 mile Bike ride You choose the route and if Covid restrictions permit, you can gather with your Optimist club, friends, co-workers, teammates and family members to hit the sidewalks...

Kirsten Jordan Receives the 2020 ESD Outstanding Young Engineer of the Year Award

She is an active member of the Civic Optimist Club of Detroit. Pre-COVID-19, Kirsten was a regular volunteer at the Vista Maria Home for Girls and the Medilodge Nursing Home for Seniors. . . . .read full article in Detroit Smart Pages (pg 6)
Mad Hatter Challenge 2021

Mad Hatter Challenge 2021

The 3rd Quarter District OIF Challenge to individuals and clubs is to make a donation to theFoundation for $50, $100, $250 or more between April 25th to May 15th. Then take a selfie of youwearing your Favorite Hat and donation confirmation to District Foundation...

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Walk the Talk for Teen Mental Health 2021

Walk the Talk for Teen Mental Health 2021

This will be virtual, where you choose your event: 1 mile Walk Run, 5k Walk Run or a 10 mile Bike ride You choose the route and if Covid restrictions permit, you can gather with your Optimist club, friends, co-workers, teammates and family members to hit the sidewalks...

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Register for 3Q 20/21 District Conference

Register for 3Q 20/21 District Conference

3Q 20/21 District ConferenceYes. I know. Yes I was SO looking forward to a fabulous LIVE District Quarterly Meeting, but alas, it was not meant to be just yet. So, we will have a fabulous and fun VIRTUAL 3rd Quarter Meeting on May 15th – packed with all the news that...

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OptiViews 2020-21 Q3 is Available

OptiViews 2020-21 Q3 is Available

Remember the excitement that you felt as a kid - pulling into the drive- in movie, or the Dairy Queen, or the parking lot of Cedar Point or even McDonalds? The anticipation of something good was in your immediate future and you were...

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Register for 2Q 20/21 District Conference

Register for 2Q 20/21 District Conference

2Q 20/21 District ConferenceFirst Quarter in the history books, then January was a ‘catch up’ month and BAM! February just came rolling down the pike. Our Assistant and Lieutenant Governors have been super busy so far this Quarter. We gathered all over the MI District...

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