Optimist Club of New Ulm
Club #35204  District 35 DMM  Zone 8  Region 5
Email: nuoptimist@gmail.com
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About Optimist Club of New Ulm
The Optimist Club of New Ulm was founded February 27, 1997. As a part of Optimist International, the Optimist Club of New Ulm has the purpose of meeting the needs of young people in communities worldwide. 

The Optimist Club of New Ulm has supported many youth activities and programs in the New Ulm, Minnesota, area that benefit children ages 18 and under. We believe in the young people in our community and empowering them to be the best they can be. 

 We support positive service projects aimed at providing a helping hand to youth. We support a variety of community service projects, activities, and programming for youth that promote their physical, emotional and educational well-being and growth.  
Chapter Officers
Michael Henle - President

Liz Altmann - Secretary 

Cindy Bode - Treasurer

Sue Fix - Optimist International Representative
Our Partners
Friends of Optimist
Denny Warta - Member since 2016
The Optimist Creed
Promise Yourself…

To be so strong that nothing can disturb your peace of mind.

To talk health, happiness and prosperity to every person you meet.

To make all your friends feel that there is something in them.

To look at the sunny side of everything and make your optimism come true.

To think only of the best, to work only for the best, and to expect only the best.

To be just as enthusiastic about the success of others as you are about your own.

To forget the mistakes of the past and press on to the greater achievements of the future.

To wear a cheerful countenance at all times and give every living creature you meet a smile.

To give so much time to the improvement of yourself that you have no time to criticize others.

To be too large for worry, too noble for anger, too strong for fear, and too happy to permit the presence of trouble.