Welcome! The PNW District Optimist Clubs are located in Alaska, Idaho, Oregon, Washington and British Columbia. Covering the largest geographical region in the Optimist International organization, the PNW District brings together more than 1,300 adult volunteers to conduct community service projects on a local level. Our programs help children reach their full potential. With hope and positive vision, Optimist Club members bring out the best in children and they make their community a great place to live.