YOU did it! Another year of wonderful service to the needy teens in our area through the GIFT program. Here are photos of the various stages of the event. A great big THANK YOU to those of you who volunteered to help make this year successful. Please remember to thank our friends at the American Legion and at the Main Street Deli, who provided financial support again this year.
The 2016 GIFT program is underway. Many volunteer opportunitues are available. This is one of the most impactful activities the McPherson Optimist Club does each year. Please click on the Sign Up link in the left-hand menu and choose some times you can volunteer to help make a great holday for the youth in our community.
To Sign Up to volunteer - Sign up to Volunteer for an Event
To learn more about the GIFT program - Gifts Intended for Teens (GIFT)
Don't put away your golf clubs just yet! You have another chance to have your name put on the Optimist Club Golf Trophy. We will play on Saturday, November 19, at Turkey Creek beginning at 11 am. The entry fee is $10 per player, and you pay your own fees. We usually share carts. Please make plans to join us.
Please help us in congratulating Jerry and Carol Fithin. They were honored with the 2016 Optimist of the year award. Jerry and Carol are true Optimists. Jerry and Carol both have been involved in club leadership, Jerry has taken on a leadership role with the MAC Classic, and they generally get involved in about every club project. Thank you Jerry and Carol for all of your dedication to the youth of our community.
Please see the Thank You leter we received from Circles of McPherson County.