Make Some Time

Our focus is on
developing the youth
of our community.


Make Some
Friends

We abide by a creed that
is focused on an optimistic
outlook in all things we do.


Make A
Difference

Optimism is not just
a service club
it is a philosophy of life.




Youth Activities

Optimist Oratorical Competition

You could win gift cards or a $500 Canada Savings Bond in our Optimist Oratorical Contest. Click here for more details.




Optimist Lawn Aerating

This is our largest fund raiser of the year and we want to aerate your lawn! Click here for more details. If you would like to help, or know of someone who would like to help us - please contact Rob Perry at 519-404-1447.







Our Focus

The Optimist Club of St. Jacobs supports a wide variety of activities for youth in the village of St. Jacobs and surrounding Woolwich Township. These range from fun and entertaining to personal development and community well-being. Examples of our youth activities and programs:

Youth Leadership Development
Minor Sports
School Programs and Facilities
Summer Reading Program
Breakfast with Santa
Easter Egg Hunt
Grand River Hospital Emergency Room Teddy Bear Program