Supporting School Lunch Angel Fund

The Sioux Valley Optimist Club of Sioux Falls was visited by the Sioux Falls School District Child Nutrition Supervisor, Joni Davis.  She spoke to us about the School Lunch Angel Fund. She said, “The community wanted to help make sure every child gets the nutrition he or she needs.  So the Sioux Falls School District…

The Great Marshmallow Challenge!

The Sioux Valley Optimist participated in a “Fun Day” at their regular meeting.  The group was given a activity to engage their minds and cooperation abilities. The Marshmallow Challenge is the ultimate team building activity to challenge them in strategy and decision making as a group and being able to handle conflicts peacefully, appropriately, and…

Personal Growth & Involvement Award

Dave Martin, a member of Sioux Valley Optimists of Sioux Falls, earned the Personal Growth & Involvement Award (Level 10), the highest level of that program a few months ago. Dave was recognized for his achievements at the 100th Optimist International Convention in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada on July 9. Congratulations Dave!

Supporting McCrossan Boys Ranch

The Sioux Valley Optimist Club of Sioux Falls had the opportunity to enjoy a picnic lunch with the boys at the McCrossan Boys Ranch.  A donation of indoor and outdoor games worth $500 was donated to the group to enjoy. McCrossan Boys Ranch is a private non-profit organization in Sioux Falls dedicated to providing a…