• Optimist Volunteers Join our team to bring out the best in kids and yourself
  • Friend of Optimists Inspire yourself and others by supporting Optimism
  • Official Suppliers Supplying Optimists with awards, pins, apparel and more
  • Welcome New Clubs Spreading Optimism to new communities
  • Scholarship Contests Helping youth achieve their dreams of higher education
  • Optimist Junior Golf Building positive values in young people through golf
  • Youth Clubs (JOOI) Join the world's most dynamic coalition of youth volunteers
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The Optimist Magazine

The Optimist is the quarterly magazine of Optimist International. The Optimist is published October 1, January 15, April 1 and June 1.

Current Edition:

Summer 2015 - Read it online!

The Optimist Archived Copies

Spring 2015
Winter 2015

Fall 2014
Summer 2014
Spring 2014
Winter 2014

Fall 2013
Summer 2013

Spring 2013
Winter 2013

Fall 2012
Summer 2012
Spring 2012
Winter 2012

 

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