• 2023 Community Contributor Award Recipient David Stephens

    2023 Community Contributor Award Recipient David Stephens

    Congratulations to our 2023 Community Contributor Award recipient, David Stephens! David is a graduate of Summit Learning Charter and will pursue a dual major in Education and Theatre Arts with a minor in Musical Theatre at Linfield University. He has spent over 1200 hours participating in educational theatre over the last four years, being awarded…

  • 2023 Scholarship Award Recipient Alyah Elenes

    2023 Scholarship Award Recipient Alyah Elenes

    Congratulations to our 2023 Peninsula Optimist Club Scholarship recipient, Alyah Elenes! Alyah is a graduate of Roosevelt High School and will study Accounting this fall at Oregon State University. Alyah has dedicated some of her time to helping families in need by volunteering at the Oregon Food Bank. She has accomplished a 4.0 GPA while…

  • Sunshine Division Day of Giving

    Sunshine Division Day of Giving

    As shown on KOIN-6, the Peninsula Optimist Club works with the community to help our community. Use the QR Code shown on the video to donate to the Sunshine Division or, when you place an order for plants, write in Sunshine Division in the Notes section of the order confirmation page. Your generous donation will…

  • Thank You to Our 2020 Donors, Sponsors and Volunteers!

    Thank You to Our 2020 Donors, Sponsors and Volunteers!

    As they say, “it takes a village”. For the year of 2020 and during the Covid-19 Pandemic it took Communities, Corporations, Organizations, and Volunteers, for the Peninsula Optimist Club to be successful with the fireworks stands, golf tournaments, scholarships, food basket donations, youth program donations, small business support, new building and sight transformations, technology upgrades…

  • ‘Trying To Do Our Part’

    ‘Trying To Do Our Part’

    Peninsula Optimist Club in the News We were fortunate to receive coverage on several local TV stations this season, helping sales at the tree lot to continue to grow. This is a story by KGW TV that aired on December 5, 2020. Watch the 2-minute news video filmed by KGW Channel 8, Portland nonprofit uses…

  • Roosevelt 2020 Grad Awarded Scholarship

    Roosevelt 2020 Grad Awarded Scholarship

    Recently, Roosevelt 2020 graduate Sophia Linsky was awarded a $5000 scholarship from the Peninsula Optimist Club. Many Qualified Applicants In reviewing the applications, the selection committee had a difficult decision in selecting the winner as all the applicants were highly qualified. The committee was unanimous in its decision. The applications were evaluated in four areas: …