Terri Kearney :: Testimonial

From Terri Kearney – Lt. Governor, Zone 9 Camaraderie, fun, informative workshops and great General sessions are just a few of the things that made for an incredible 100th Optimist International Convention! There was even time for the 25 Colorado/Wyoming delegates to...

Jeannine Montgomerie :: Testimonial

From Jeannine Montgomerie –  President Heather Gardens Optimist Club From the time I arrived in Ottawa, I could feel the joy and enthusiasm of the participants in this year’s convention. This was the 100th Convention of Optimist International and the kickoff to launch...

Congratulations to Our Award Winners!

Congratulations to Jim Ringel, Boulder Evening Club, recipient of the Rookie of the Quarter Award, and to Carol Hollomon, Windsor Gardens Breakfast Club, recipient of the Hit the Ground Running Award, for the First Quarter 2016-2017.  Both awards were presented at the...

ROBERT (BOB) FRANCIS FRETZ

ROBERT (BOB) FRANCIS FRETZ Robert (Bob), 85, passed away on February 2, 2017 in Denver, Colorado. Bob served the Colorado Wyoming Optimist District as Outstanding and Distinguished Governor from 1976-1977  and served Optimist International as OI Vice President...

2016-2017 Awards and Recognition

COLORADO WYOMING OPTIMISTS 2016-2017  Quarterly Award Categories Individual Awards: Two winners will be chosen per quarter (one for each category)  #1)  Rookie Of The quarter Awarded to ONE new member who, during their first quarter as an Optimist member, best...