Summary of Activities

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Adopt-A-Highway We pick-up trash on 2 ½ miles of Highway 84 twice a year
Breakfast With Santa On a Saturday in early we December, we host a pancake breakfast with Santa.  There are also free activities for children
Christmas Tree Lot Our primary fundraiser is selling Fraser Fir Christmas trees.  This funds the majority of our projects
 Christmas Families Every year, we provide dinner and presents for two area families as selected by the UC Christmas Bureau
Five $2,000 Scholarships Provides five $2,000 scholarships to graduating seniors in Union County high schools.
Essay Contest Writing contest for high school students (Essays are due in mid-February)
Golf Tournament We participate in the Optimist Golf Tournament which is normally held in September
Improved Students Party 260 students from all UC elementary schools are selected as “Most Improved”.  They get to go bowling and eat pizza at Fox’s Bowling Alley in May
Oratorical Contest Speaking contest for middle school and high school students (Preliminary contest is late March or early April.)
Playground at Optimist Park Built by the Optimist members, this large playground was built in 2005
Take On Sports Sports programs for the Exceptional Children in our area
Visual Arts Competition  A contest for youth who are 11 years old and younger to express their creativity through painting and drawing.