An invitation to Northridge
Optimists – Bringing out the Best in Kids.
Northridge Optimist Club has been active in the Northridge community for the past 50 years in providing youth scholarships,
services and activities. Our club is interested in reaching out to the community for potential members to join us in serving
the community, and would like to make Northridge alumni aware of this opportunity. A “Membership Invitation Brochure”
is available to download HERE, with more information on our club
and what we do. Meeting schedules are available on our WEBSITE along with more information on club
activities and club contact information. Come visit us for lunch – be our guest, and see what you think.
(Please check the club website Bulletin Board for current schedules
to confirm the meeting place http://www.northridgeoptimist.org/bulletin-board.html).
Northridge Optimist Club
Next Meeting: Noon, Tuesday
August 9, 2022
at Little York Pizza, 4120 Little York Road, 45414
Projected Meeting Dates (after summer break):
will be at Little York Pizza unless posted otherwise)• Meeting on August 9 (first
meeting back after summer break - resuming every other Tuesday)• Meeting on August 23 (Scheduled speaker - Michelle Marratta from Lifewise Academy)
on September 6
• Meeting on September 20
The club resumes normal meetings
on Tuesday, August 9 at Little York Pizza for the club's
first meeting back after a summer break.The
last club meeting was on May 24, so after taking a summer break for June and July, meetings will resume on Tuesday, August
9, and continue on an every-other week basis. The Bulletin
Board page will continue to have the latest schedule listings.
As the new school year begins the club will be
evaluating requests for Northridge Polar Bear Foundation Fund
grants for the fall
cycle of the 2022-2023 school year. The grant application form is made available through the school. There will be two
grant cycles during the year, with a total of $4500 to $5000 to be granted for programs that enhance the educational opportunities
for Northridge students (K-12). The Northridge Polar Bear Foundation Fund
fund administered by The Dayton Foundation
. The Northridge Optimist Club supports this fund with
donations, and also in an advisory capacity in the grant selection process. An amount of $5408 was awarded during the 2021-2022
school year. CLICK HERE
to learn more about the fund and what it does.
See the Club Bulletin Board Page for meeting dates, times, and locations. Also for updates on club news & events.