Wish to make a Donation to
The DorWood Optimist Club ?

You will be helping support thousands of Youth,
allowing us to organize and give financial assistance to
Youth programs in the Kettering community.

Examples of our projects and support:

  • Kettering Safety Village for preschool children
  • Kettering Fishing Derby for kids
  • Optimist Kids Day in the Park
  • Tri-Star Basketball Pass / Shoot / Dribble Contests
  • Youth Oratorical Contests
  • Youth Essay Contests
  • 8 Scholarships to graduating Alter & Fairmont Seniors
  • Youth Appreciation Day recognizing Safety Patrol youth from our schools
  • Support for Boys & Girl Scout Programs
  • Support for FKAL & KABC youth athletic leagues
  • Support for the Kettering Backpack program supplying Kettering kids
  • Optimist Junior Golf Tournament
  • Clean Care program at Van Buren and Kettering Middle Schools

The "Donate" button below will allow you to make a donation using PayPal or by credit card through the PayPal site. You may enter any amount for your gift.*
* A donation/gift to the DorWood Optimist Club is NOT tax deductible. The club is organized as a charitable 501(c)4 which does not allow a donor tax deduction.


If you prefer to mail us your donation, please make the check payable to
DorWood Optimist Club (with "Donation" in the memo)

and mail it to:  DorWood Optimist Club
                          P.O.Box 292266
                          Kettering, Ohio 45429-0266