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The Noon Optimist Club of Aldine, known locally as the Aldine Noon Optimist Club, has supported the youth of Aldine since 1968. The Optimist believe in "Bringing Out the Best in Kids". Our focus is to support the youth of Aldine to become the leaders of tomorrow, good citizens, achieve academic success and become productive citizens. We help support the local Boy Scouts, Grandparents Raising Grandchildren, Bonding Against Adversity (mentoring program), Reading Competition, Optimist Essay Competition (scholarship), sponsor H.O.B.Y. Leadership Conference for (6) high school sophomores, the Aldine FFA Rodeo Contest, Aldine Education Foundation (2 endowed scholarships), C.H.I.C.K.E.N. Club (anti-drug program for kids), The Aldine Noon Optimist are a small, but dedicated group of individuals who continue to serve and make a difference for children who identified as 83% economically disadvantaged and over 70% At-Risk. Our service area covers 111 square miles and serves over 70,000 students in grades PreK-12. By supporting our nonprofit, you help "Bring out the Best in Kids"!

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