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Reel Optimism Video Contest

Put Your Optimism on Display!

The second annual Club video contest asked Members to finish the sentence “the greatest thing about being an Optimist is…”

Congratulations to the South Side Optimist Club of Fort Wayne, Indiana, on winning the 2014 Reel Optimism Video Contest!

First Place –South Side Optimist Club of Fort Wayne, Indiana


Second Place – Optimist Club of Brooklin, Ontario


Third Place – Bloomington Optimist Club, Minnesota

Other Finalists

Optimist Club of Trenton-Dade, Georgia

Brandon Valley Optimist Club, South Dakota
 

This contest is sponsored by Optimist International, the Optimist International Foundation and the Canadian Children's Optimist Foundation. The grand prize is a $1,000 Club grant and all Clubs that submit a video are entered into a drawing for a $250 grant. All grants are generously funded by the Optimist International Foundation and the Canadian Children's Optimist Foundation.

Stay tuned for information about the 2015 Reel Optimism Video Contest!