Gale Haas (right) receives the President's Award from Jodi Arriola.  Congratulations Gale!

hallie optimist club: 

Bringing out the best in kids

in the Chippewa Valley for over 30 years!

Congratulations Lieutenant Governor Rich Carlson, Past President Jodi Arriola, and Vice President Gale Haas for earning the Distinguished Club Award!


President James McDonald

Vice President Teresa Hawkinson and Jodi Arriola

Secretary Etta McDonald

Treasurer Harold Snortheim

Past President Gale Haas

Board of Directors

Dave Meier

John Van Beek

Lucille Van Beek

Jim Reppert

Dennis Hubbard


Aluminum Cans: Gale Haas

Breakfast with Santa: Gale Haas

Breakfast with Easter Bunny: 

Essay Contest: Jim Bakken, Jim Reppert

Kid's Fishing Event: John Van Beek, Denny Hubbard

Donation Boxes: Arlene Meier

Festival in the Pines: 

Greeting Cards: Rosanne Hartung

Halloween Party: Jim and Etta McDonald

Installation Banquet: Gale Haas, Jim McDonald

Newsletter: Gale Haas, Jim McDonald

Newsletter Editor:

NFL Sweepstakes: Harriet Dehnke

Respect for Law: Bob Ourada, Gale Haas

Scholarships: Dave & Arlene Meier, Lucille Van Beek, Jim McDonald

Youth Appreciation: 

Golf Ball Drop: Jodi Arriola, Paula Otte, Gale Haas, Jim & Etta McDonald, Bruce Hawkinson, Shanda Ludwig

Oktoberfest/Fair Stands: