Feb 03, 2011 - 03:23 PM
AJAX -- The Optimist Club of Ajax recently celebrated the fulfilment of a 10-year commitment to Ajax youth.
The service organization committed $100,000 to the youth room at the McLean Community Centre, 95 Magill Dr., to be made in 10 annual payments of $10,000.
On Jan. 21, the club invited their peers from Brooklin, Whitby, Oshawa and Uxbridge to help them celebrate the completion of their funding project.
Members of the various Optimist Clubs shared their activities in the community over the past year.
Optimist Clubs try to make their communities better places by helping local youth, and the club's motto is 'Friend of Youth'.
The Optimist Club of Ajax was chartered in 1981 and more information about the club is available at ajaxoptimist.com. (Reference - http://www.newsdurhamregion.com/news/article/170966)