OPTIMIST CLUB OF JASPER RECOGNIZED AS DISTINGUISHED CLUB
The Optimist Club of Jasper was recognized by Optimist International as one of only four Distinguished Clubs in Georgia for the 2011-2012 club year. This is the highest level a club can receive for their service projects, their membership and club growth as well as community recognitions.
Susan White, Georgia District Secretary-Treasurer for 2011-2012 and a member of the Optimist Club of Jasper, received the club awards at a Georgia District meeting in February. She then presented these various plaques and awards at the local club meeting April 21. Previous president, Bill Gibson, received recognition for his leadership as did Treasurer, Bob Lewis, and Secretary, Sue Appleton. The entire club membership was recognized for their support and role in making our community a better place and making our club distinguished.