Pittsburgh North Optimist Foundation

is a voluntary, organization of local civic-minded men and women motivated by the desire to contribute to the community. By believing in young people and empowering them to be the best they can, Optimist volunteers continually make this world a better place to live. There are 105,000 members who belong to more than 3,200 clubs world wide serving over six million young people every year.

**March 2020 Newsletter now available!!

Next Meeting:   TBD -- with "social distancing"... we are looking into  having a "virtual meeting"... 

11th Annual Lucky Ducky Derby
Coming... June, 2020
The Creek at Squaw Valley Park
Now Accepting 2020 RACE SPONSORS!!
First Heat:  6PM


to our Scholarship Winners:

  • Rich Kriston Scholarship: 

    • Kate Carnevale (Fox Chapel Area HS)

  • Carl Bongiovanni Scholarship:  

    • Charlie Faulkner (Deer Lakes  HS & Beattie Vo Tech)

    • Joshua Latoza (Slippery Rock HS & Butler Vo Tech)

    • Nathan Tabon (Hampton HS 2018)

This year’s outing has been canceled/rescheduled to June 18, 2021

 Carl A. Bongiovanni Scholarship
Golf Fundraising Event

The Optmists

are once again

Proud  Sponsors

of the


at Summer Camp At 

Lauri Ann West Community Center

Friday Speaker Series:

6/12 - Pittsburgh Zoo

6/19 - Warhol Museum

6/26 - Assemble Pittsburgh

7/3   - Pittsburgh Reuse

7/10 - Mad Science

7/17 - Assemble Pittsburgh

7/24 - Pittsburgh Aviary

7/30 - Pittsburgh Reuse

8/7   - Jump Bunch Olympics

8/14 - Pittsburgh Zoo

Recognizing Raiders

February's Theme:  Learning  & Growing from Mistakes and Accepting Positive Feedback

March's Theme:  Positive Work Ethic

Thanks to all for making our

Toy Drive-Holiday Party

a great success!

See you NEXT YEAR!!

Saturday Evening December 5, 2020

the Compadres


the Nieds Hotel Band

$30 in advance
$40 at the door
Compadres @ 2018 Toy Drive Party
Basketball Donation
Casino Night
Paddle Tennis Tournament
Punt, Pass & Kick
EverydayHeroes 2009
Earth Day Planting Trees
Family Bike Ride
The Duck Race
Halloween Party 2012
pnoc wrestling

"Capturing the moments of today that will wow your heart tomorrow"

Let's talk

If you're optimistic, or if you want to become more optimistic then contact us.  Helping others is one of the best feelings in the world, it will feed your hope for the future generations.  Use the form below to reach us by email.  Cheers!

@Pittsburgh North Optimist Club

Family Bike Ride