The Alabama-Louisiana-Mississippi District of Optimist International is an association of Optimist Clubs across the three states "United for the Kids." Adult volunteers join Optimist Clubs to conduct positive service projects in their communities aimed at providing a helping hand to youth. By providing hope and a positive vision, Optimist Club members bring out the best in kids.
GOVERNOR LENOR COX
WEEKLY OPTIMISTIC QUOTE
You can do anything if you have enthusiasm. Enthusiasm is the yeast that makes your hopes rise to the stars. With it, there is accomplishment. Without it there are only alibis.
Freedom, Independence, Future
Good Day Fellow Optimist! The final quarter of our Optimist year is in full swing and started with Optimist International making history with its first online election of O.I. Officers and Board of Directors. One third more Optimist Clubs voted in this year’s election compared to elections held at the Optimist International Convention. This may be the new normal for O.I. elections, nothing has been officially announced. MORE . .
FOURTH QUARTER DISTRICT CONVENTION
BIENVILLE HOUSE HOTEL - NEW ORLEANS, LOUISIANA
AUGUST 14 - 17, 2014
Gretna-Westbank Optimist Club and Zone 12 welcomes you to New Orleans, Louisiana and the Bienville House Hotel. They and the United Leaders of our District have planned a full weekend of fun, fellowship, training, education, club sharing, officer installation and the District Governor-Elect election. They want you to be part of the festivities so wear your red, white and blue or District shirt. Governor Lenor Cox encourages everyone to attend…you do not want to miss her final conference/convention. Many activities are planned for everyone - members, guests and children.
Plan now to attend this District Convention. See the Special Edition above For details of the special and official events which are planned. The Bienville House Hotel is located within walking distance of Jackson Square, Bourbon Street, The French Market, Harrah’s Casino and The Riverwalk Mall, at 320 Decatur Street, New Orleans, Louisiana 70130. The phone number for reservations is 504-529-2345.