Warsaw Breakfast Optimist, September 27, 2023
Presiding – Chris Plack
Attendance – 77
Greeter – Les Pierce & Austin Donovan
Invocation – John Kirkpatrick
- Mickey Smethers is @ Peabody Rehab and looking to going home soon
- The first round of Fall Displays were placed last weekend, more to go out next weekend, still need a few people to help deliver this upcoming weekend. Still need to sell 20 more displays to reach our goal of 200 delivered
Membership – David Byers had his third reading today
50-50 – $45 to Lester Pierce
Sergeants – Over $2000.00 has been raised over the past year for the Optimist Scholarship Fund by the Sergeants. Charlie Wagner was our “intern” Sergeant for the day.
Program – Presidents Award program. Retiring Board Members were recognized. Perfect attendance was also acknowledged. Jim Hayes was honored for his service for taking care of the “technical” aspects of the club. Jennifer Doorman and Austin Donovan were also identified for their service as Secretary and Treasurer.
Year-End Awards were given to:
- Jim Smith – Pillar of the Community
- Randy Robinson – Rookie of the Year
- Joe Thallemer – John Elliott Buckeye Award
- Jeff Owens – Optimist of the Year