Congratulations to eighth-graders, Lilly Pertzborn and Hudson Porter on receiving the Optimist Award. Lilly and Hudson have displayed a positive attitude toward school throughout their school years and have invested time serving the community. They were each presented with an Optimist Award and represented St. Augustin Catholic School at the Central Iowa Optimist luncheon on November 12th accompanied by Lead Teacher, Mrs. Lone. The luncheon takes place to honor and celebrate middle and high school students across the Des Moines and surrounding communities for their leadership in making a difference.
"By providing hope and positive vision, Optimists bring out the best in youth, our communities, and ourselves." - Iowa Optimist. Learn more about the Iowa Optimist Organization by visiting their website here.
Optimist International’s mission is to foster an optimistic way of life for the improvement of individuals and society, through a network of optimists dedicated to ever-expanding service to its members, the youth, the community and the world.