Thursday, November 16, 2017

Here is Brittany Donnell, Executive Director of Sunshine Industries, a Sweet Home non-profit that is dedicated to serving people with disabilities and helping them live happy, quality lives, telling your Lebanon Optimists about the great work they do for an underserved but well-deserving group that's in all of our communities.

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Here is Charlotte Wiebe from Special Olympics Linn County telling your Lebanon Optimists about the great work they are doing to empower and celebrate their athletes who are developmentally disabled. They have dances, parties, and carnivals on top of providing athletic programs like bowling, swimming, and track. They really need coaches!! Check out their web site to find out how you can help these athletes achieve their dreams!

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Here is Laurie Russel from Lumina Hospice and Palliative telling your Lebanon Optimists about the important and tough work they do to help our community members who are nearing the end of their time. They focus on comfort and helping their patients live each day as fully as possible.

Thursday, October 5, 2017

Please join us in welcoming your newest Lebanon Optimists, James Wright and Warren Stroup. We're back at 100 strong! #bestinthenorthwest

Here is one of our own, Becky Van Atta from the Enliven Foundation, telling your Lebanon Optimists about the great work that the Enliven Foundation is doing to help single parents get into education programs for their career choice, supporting them through school, and helping better establish their families to break generational poverty. Amazing work from amazing people! Let us know if you would like to help support the Enliven Foundation.

Friday, September 29, 2017

President Gary Heintzman created a "President's Appreciation" award for LeeAnne Gilmour to honor her outstanding work as Optimists Treasurer. Thank you for all your hard work, LeeAnne!

Our heartfelt thanks to Doris Modderman, you deserve the President's Citation! Thank you for all your hard work raising funds for Lebanon's kids!