This is a group for anyone interested in volunteering at the Optimist Club of Kansas City's service and fundraising events. Optimist Club of Kansas City is a 100 year old non-profit children's group that has been helping the kids of Kansas City since 1916! We provide 3rd and 4th graders with dictionaries, provide supplies for the kids in the shelters, sponsor an Oratorical and an Essay Scholarship program, take kids on fishing derbies and outings, sponsor the KC Kids- Life and Art Project, sponsor the Pooches and KC Kids Compassion Project, volunteer at kids group activities including at schools and other non profits. literacy project providing books to kids of all ages, sponsor kids sports team and much more! We need you help at our service projects, social activities and fundraising events. One of our big fundraisers is our Fireworks Tent. We work very hard for kids but we also create friendships with our members and volunteers. Volunteer with us today and make a difference in the life of a child! We have 2 evening meetings a month and a Lunch and Learn once a month. Volunteers do not have to attend but are welcome to come and learn more about us.