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Optimist Club of Milton

Site: Mailing Address

Contact Information
Office Phone 905-878-3810
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Primary Contact Keith Lamson, President; Phone: 905-878-3810 * 905-864-5765
Alternate Contact Lynn Bousfield, President-elect; Email:
Agency Information
Description (Agency) A local service club chartered by Optimist International. Motto is "Friend of Youth".
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established January 1967
Funding Fundraising ; Fees
Elections yearly in April
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Goal is to conduct positive service projects aimed at providing a helping hand to youth while not ignoring other areas of community. 
* projects include donating over $100,000 towards the construction of Milton Leisure Centre 
* donating more than $50,000 to Milton District Hospital, for programs and equipment related to infant and children 
* donating $10,000 to Food for Thought breakfast program for Milton schools 
* involved in sponsoring or running other youth-related events yearly in the community  
* Fishing Derby for youth and adults with disabilities 
* soccer skills competition for young soccer players  
* supplying, free of charge, Strawberry Fair (major fundraiser of Milton District Hospital Volunteers) breakfast 
* Host the Sunday Night Car Cruise at Milton Go Station over the summer 
* fundraising events including Yule Log Draw, TV Bingo, Comedy Night, Camel Race
Hours Dinner meeting: third Thu each month 7 pm (excluding Jul and Aug) at Milton Sports Centre
Areas Served Milton
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
Men and Women
Application Contact Joanne Barrett or John Barrett
Languages English
Fees Membership
Site Information
Located In Community Milton
Address & Map
Milton Sports Centre (meeting location)
605 Santa Maria Blvd
Milton, ON L9T 6J5
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Intersection Ontario St S and Derry Rd
Mailing Address 420 Main St E, Suite 404 
Milton, ON L9T 5G3
Physical Access Fully Accessible - meeting location
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Community Programs
HCSD Sub Heading Service Clubs
Service Categories Service Clubs

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