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Pacific Northwest Optimist

Welcome to the
Pacific NW District of
Optimist International



    As Optimist organizations, we bring out the best in youth. Having a myriad of projects, like Football, Soccer, Speech contests, Baseball, Hockey, Curling, Sign Language contests, Essay contests, Golf and other Scholarship programs. We help families train and care for their children.

    The Pacific NW is a vast area, including Idaho, Oregon, Washington, British Columbia and Alaska. The total distance between our clubs is 2800 miles one way and 700 miles the other way. We drive a lot, but the scenery is spectacular.

Things To Do List

New Bulletin is available now - 12/31/2017

Please enjoy the latest District Bulletin. You can see this along with the last one at http://www.pnwdoptimist.org/district-bulletin

You'll also notice some club Bulletins are available. If you don't see yours, you need to send it to our District Bulletin Chair, Fred Wallace

Essay Contest - Club Deadline - 01/31/2018

Topic is: “Can Society Function Without Respect?”
Contestant can fill out the Application Form, which includes rules.
Please contact Monique Connors for more details.

Oratorical Contest - Club Deadline - 03/10/2018

Topic is: "Where Are My Roots Of Optimism?"
Contestant can fill out the Application Form, which includes rules.
Please contact Becky Holm for more details.

CCDHH Contest - Club Deadline - 03/10/2018

Communications Contest for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (CCDHH)

Topic is: "Where Are My Roots Of Optimism?"
Contestant can fill out the Application Form, which includes rules.
Please contact Kimberly Bowers for more details.