Mission, Vision & Purposes

Mission: By providing hope and positive vision, Optimists bring out the best in youth, our communities and ourselves.

Vision: Optimist International will be recognized worldwide as the premier volunteer organization that values all children and helps them develop to their full potential.

Purposes: To develop optimism as a philosophy of life utilizing the tenets of the Optimist Creed; to promote an active interest in good government and civic affairs; to inspire respect for the law; to promote patriotism and work for international accord and friendship among all people; to aid and encourage the development of youth, in the belief that the giving of one’s self in service to others will advance the well-being of humankind, community life and the world.

Optimist Creed

Optimists provide service in their communities while living by the tenets of the Optimist Creed.

Optimist International Foundations

Helping Optimists Help Kids

Optimist International Foundation

Canadian Children’s Optimist Foundation

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To support Optimist International’s programs:

For Members and individuals who live in the United States, Caribbean and other nations.

For Members and individuals who live in Canada

Contributions are processed through the Optimist International Foundation and the Canadian Children’s Optimist Foundation.



Faces of Optimism

  
Jimmie R Briones (Ronnie)
Helping kids since   1988
 
 
Jimmie joined YA YA XPRESS OPTIMIST CLUB, GEORGIA Optimist Club in 2015
and has sponsored 2 Optimist members
2017  Club President Moultrie, Ga 
2016  Club President Moultrie, Ga 
2015  Club President Moultrie, Ga 
2015  Club Foundation Representative Moultrie, Ga 
2014  Club Foundation Representative Moultrie, Ga 
2014  Club President Moultrie, Ga 
2013  District Governor GATEway 
2012  Club President Moultrie, Ga 
2010  Club President Moultrie, Ga 
2009  Supplies Committee Chair GATEway 
2008  Supplies Committee Chair GATEway 
2007  Supplies Committee Chair GATEway 
2006  Club President Moultrie, Ga 
2006  Supplies Committee Chair GATEway 
2005  Club President Moultrie, Ga 
2005  Supplies Committee Chair GATEway 
2004  Club Foundation Representative Moultrie, Ga 
2004  Club President Moultrie, Ga 
2004  Supplies Committee Chair GATEway 
2003  Supplies Committee Chair GATEway 
2001  District Lieutenant Governor, Zone 19 GATEway, Zone: 19 
2000  Club President Moultrie, Ga 
1998  District Lieutenant Governor, Zone 19 GATEway, Zone: 19 
1997  Club President Moultrie, Ga 
1996  District Lieutenant Governor, Zone 19 GATEway, Zone: 19 
1995  Club President Moultrie, Ga 
1993  Club President Moultrie, Ga 
1990  Club President Moultrie, Ga 
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