Suspension of Breakfast Meetings

We are taking the COVID-19 risks seriously and therefore suspending our regular Wednesday morning meetings. Please join us in 2021 as we welcome more amazing speakers and topics.

Memphis Police Academy Commencement – Top Recruit

The NE Memphis Optimist Club has the honor and privilege each year of awarding the top recruit from the Memphis Police Academy’s graduating class. Here is our President Don Thompson presenting the award to Robert Estopare, 2020’s Top Recruit.  

Madonna Learning Center

We had the pleasure of hearing from Executive Director Jo Gilbert and Development Director Donna Infurchia from Madonna Learning Center. Their organization is doing wonderful work with children and adults with learning disabilities. Check out their site and stop by Read More …

Cynthia Giannini – St Agnes

Join us June 17th when the Optimist Club will hear from Cynthia Giannini, St Agnes’ Golf Coach. The St Agnes’ Girls Golf team is one of the very best in the state of Tennessee. We will meet at 7AM for Read More …

Breakfast Meeting Schedule

After a long spell of dull Wednesday mornings we are planning to begin meeting again starting June 3rd! Come join us as we welcome area leaders to speak to the club and enjoy a wonderful breakfast with us. As a Read More …

March 25 – Youth Oratorical Contest

Come hear the contestants from area high schools as they compete in our annual oratorical contest. This contest has been around for decades and is a reminder of our bright future. All are welcome.