Where does the money go? 

 Youth and community projects

     Abe Wade Scholarships

     CA Tanner Baseball Scholarship

     Girls Youth Softball

     PAAL (Garner Police Athletic League)

     Youth Golf 

     Youth Essay Contest

     Youth Appreciation

     Oratorical Contest

     Boys and Girls Home 

     Optimist Foundation

     Respect for Law Banquet (Specifically honoring our Garner Police Department)

     St. Baldrick's Foundation


The Garner Optimist Club holds four Fund Raisers during the year to support: 

Child cancer, Essay Contest, Academic and Sports Scholarships, Oratorical Contest, Youth Baseball, Girls Softball, and a Junior Optimist Club at Garner Magnet Senior High School.   We Strive to "Bring Out The Best In Kids"

Garner Optimist Fundraising 


    Optimists....Bringing out the Best in Kids