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Every year the Pittsburgh North Optimist Club gives away between $10,000 and $20,000 to local youth related organizations in the Pittsburgh Area.  In the past we have supported a wide veriety of organizations such as: youth baseball for both boys and girls, Every Day Hero Program, Ray Shaffer Boxing Club, Aspinwall Civic Association, Child Watch, Boyd Community Center, Fox Chapel District Association, Pancreatic Cancer Research, Tickets for Kids, Lauri Ann West Library, Sharpsburg V.F.W., Friends of the Riverfront, Girls Hope of Pittsburgh, Christmas Toys for Children, Big Brothers and Sisters and others.  Our fund raisers are always fun and well supported by the community.

Thank you!

Pittsburgh Optimist Youth Programs:

  • Allegheny County Wrestling Championships

  • All of Us Cares – Camps & Backpacks for Hunger

  • Aspinwall National Night Out

  • Aspinwall Riverfront Park Project Support

  • Band Together Pittsburgh

  • Best Buddies - Special Olympics

  • Billy Jack Snowball Tournament

  • Blawnox Baseball Association

  • Camp Guyasuta

  • Circle Camps

  • Dorseyville Middle School Giving Tree

  • The Everyday Hero Program

  • Fox Chapel Area Youth Baseball Teams

  • Fox Chapel Crew Team

  • Fox Chapel District Association Project Support

  • Fox's Burrow Program

  • Holiday Toy Drive – the Spirit of Christmas

  • H.O.P.E – Springdale Anti-Bullying Program

  • Lauri Ann West Community Center- Gymnasium, Maker Studio & After Hours Homework Help

  • Lauri Ann West Summer Camp - Friday Speaker Series

  • Lucky Locker Program

  • Lupus Foundation

  • North Hills Community Outreach Back to School Program

  • MLB Jr Home Run Derby

  • Millvale Boxing Center

  • Modifications for Maya

  • Music Smiles Program

  • New Sun Rising - Girls Write Pittsburgh

  • Optimist International Essay Contest

  • Kerr School: Backpacks, Attendance Program, Clothing for Kids

  • Pediatric Palliative Care Center

  • Recognizing Riverview Raiders

  • Riverview Christmas Gift Fund

  • Roots of Faith

  • Sharpsburg Baseball Association

  • Sharpsburg Ray Schafer Boxing Center

  • Sharpsburg Family Worship Center-Give a Gift Sharpsburg & Easter Program

  • Sharpsburg Wolverines Basketball

  • Sing to Stop Domestic Violence

  • Team Couch Potato (Brian Demchak Hope Run–St. Margaret Foundation)

  • Tickets for Kids Promotion

  • Thanksgiving Back - Fox Chapel Area School District

  • Carl Bongiovanni Scholarship

  • Rich Kriston Scholarship

The Optmists

are once again

Proud  Sponsors

of the


at Summer Camp At 

Lauri Ann West Community Center

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

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