Regular Meeting

Regular Meeting

Guest speaker:  Lauren Pugh, Vice President, Institutional Advancement
Executive Director, Lanier Technical College Foundation

June 14th – FLAG DAY

June 14th – FLAG DAY

On June 14th of each year we celebrate  the adoption of the flag of the United States, which occurred on June 14, 1777.  We salute you, Old Glory!

June 13th – MEETING

June 13th – MEETING

Please join us for breakfast at 7:00 am.  Our guest speaker will be Lauren Armour Pugh, VP, Institutional Advancement, Executive Director, Lanier Technical College Foundation.  Our club will give Lanier Technical College additional money this year to support the Forsyth County students at the college where needed.

Location:  Bennett Room – Northside Hospital Forsyth
1400 Northside Forsyth Drive
Cumming, GA 30040 

Congrats 2019 Scholarship Recipients!

Congrats 2019 Scholarship Recipients!

Congratulations to our Scholarship recipients: Alayna Daws, Belen Gad, Bennett Mathis, Drew Nizlalek, Morgan Mayo, Alex Garrison, Katelyn Aquino, Stephanie Ogden, Tori Pasquale, and Eric Kraitman.  Each of these students received a $1000 scholarship from the Forsyth-Cumming Optimist Club.  For more information about our scholarship program, click here.

In addition, Belen Gad and Alayna Daws were awarded scholarships from the GATEway District Optimists – Belen received a $2500 scholarship for winning the 2018 GATEway District Essay Contest and Alayna received a $1500 scholarship for the 2019 Oratorical Contest.

We wish you all the best in your future endeavors!

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Forsyth-Cumming Optimists support Duck Dive

Forsyth-Cumming Optimists support Duck Dive

At our May 20th meeting President Kathy Perreault presented Forsyth School Superintendent Dr. Jeff Bearden with a check for 12 ducks (one for each scholarship winner) plus $500 to be a “Quacker Backer” for the Forsyth County Education Foundation’s Duck Dive for Education fund-raiser. For more information about the Duck Dive, click here.

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