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Celebrate 100 Years of Optimism!
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Hugh O'Brian Youth Leadership Arizona Information

Dear Optimist Club Presidents and Members:

For five decades, Hugh O’Brian Youth Leadership (HOBY) has worked diligently at helping young people make a difference and become positive catalysts for change – in the home, school, workplace and the community. As one of the nation’s foremost nonprofit, non-tax-supported youth leadership development organizations, HOBY is respected worldwide.

I am reaching out to all Optimists for your support.  Read More Here

Optimist International has posted the topics and new rules for the 2018-2019 Scholarship Competitions at
Arizona District Oratorical Due Dates
are listed at
Arizona District Essay Dates
are listed at
Oratorical Fundraising Project

The Arizona District is working on a fundraising project to assist our Oratorical Competitors and District Winner with the costs associated with

the competition.


Do you have a business or know a business that would be interested in donating to the fund, set

up through the Pass Through at the

OI Foundation, a 501 (c) 3 organization?


Is your Club interested in donating to the fund

or having a fundraising event for the project?


If so, please contact