Youth Appreciation — Nominations Open until May 13, 2022

Let us help you recognize a youth in our community for the contribution they’ve made!

Since 1957 Optimist International clubs have supported youth for their talents in the arts, athletics, academics, and their contributions to their communities.  Waterloo North Optimists have recognized over 250 youth for their outstanding achievements.  Click here to see our 2021 honorees.

We are currently soliciting nominations for Youth (10 – 19 years) to be recognized for their achievements in the areas of:

  • Leadership
  • Notable involvement in school activities while maintaining good grades
  • Generous support of neighbours, seniors and/or other youth
  • Unselfish contributions to their community

Nominators are asked to complete a nomination form including contact information for the nominator, the nominee and their parent/guardian, parent permission for participation, and a paragraph which describes the recognition worthy accomplishments of the nominee.

Download and complete a nomination form, then submit it by email to Due Date is Friday, May 13, 2022.

Selected nominees will receive a certificate and gift to thank them for their contributions to the betterment of our community.