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Optimist Club Essay Contest

This contest is divided into two levels of competition. Club level reveives a medallion and District level is a plaque and $2500.00. 

This contest is open to any student under the age of 19 as of October 1st 2021. District winners must provide a copy of birth certificate or passport with the Districts entry documentation. 

Participants must write on the official topic "Reaching Your Dreams by Choosing Optimism." 

Essay must be no less than 700 and no more than 800 words. 

The Club contest will start October 5, 2020. Essay, copy of birth certificate and application should be mailed to Ashby Skinnell at the address on the application. 

Applications may be picked up from your school or contact Ashby Skinnell, sknnll@aol.com or 803-322-0177. Any questions please call 803-322-0177. 

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