• Honoring Our Heroes Honor a teacher, public safety officer, veteran or active duty military personnel as your #OptimistHero
  • Oratorical World Championships Students from around the world to compete for scholarships
  • Youth Clubs (JOOI) Join the world's most dynamic coalition of youth volunteers
  • 2016 Optimist International Convention June 30-July 2, 2016 in Quebec City. Rediscover Optimism in Quebec. #OI2016
  • Official Suppliers Supplying Optimists with awards, pins, apparel and more
  • Welcome New Clubs Spreading Optimism to new communities
  • Optimist Junior Golf Building positive values in young people through golf
  • Friend of Optimists Inspire yourself and others by supporting Optimism
Honoring Our Heroes1 Oratorical World Championships2 Youth Clubs (JOOI)3 2016 Optimist International Convention4 Official Suppliers5 Welcome New Clubs6 Optimist Junior Golf7 Friend of Optimists8


Junior Optimist Octagon International

Junior Optimist Octagon International (JOOI) is the world's most dynamic coalition of youth volunteers. JOOI members represent the times well by making their communities better - one service project at a time. With more than 15,500 members in more than 600 communities, JOOI members are constantly working to promote positive change in their communities.

For more information about JOOI, please click here. To contact a member of the JOOI Department at Optimist International, please send an e-mail to youthclubs@optimist.org.