Get Involved.

Sponsor, Donate Or Become A Volunteer

1. Donate to one of our programs!
  • Child Sponsorship Program (CSP)
  • Special Sponsorship Program (SSP)
  • General Donation for Family Medical Assistance Program (FMAP)
  • Unrestricted Donation for Admin Cost
2. Spread our mission!
  • Share our website www.theoptimists.org with friends and family.
  • Like and share our Facebook page, @TheOptimistsBangladesh.
  • Tell your loved ones about us — word of mouth is important!
3. Join The Optimists team!
  • General Member: A sponsor of a child under the CSP who volunteers for 6 months in the organization may apply for the General Membership to the Governing Body. This membership requires a one-time, non-refundable application fee of $500(db/cr fee excluded), and a $10/month(db/cr fee excluded) membership fee.
  • Preferred Member: A volunteer may apply for Preferred Membership to the Governing Body with no child sponsorship required. This membership requires a $500/year(db/cr fee excluded) donation.
  • Patron: A Patron is an honorable donor of the organization and their contribution will be recognized in every publication/event of The Optimists. Patrons can be individuals or businesses. They are treated as VIPs for annual events/programs we host. Please contact our team  via email.
  • Registered Volunteer: A Registered Volunteer supports annual events and helps increase internet/social media presence. This membership requires a $20/year(db/cr fee excluded) donation.
  • Advertisement: Support us by placing an advertisement in our magazine, “The New Hope” or become a sponsor of our annual events (Annual General Meeting/Fundraising Event).
    • You may send your donation by writing a check, attending one of our events, or logging into our website www.theoptimists.org to use your debit/credit card. Child Sponsorship Forms and other information can be found on our website as well. For further information regarding programs/procedures/ways to help, talk to one of our volunteers at The Optimists via email/telephone.
    • Donations are tax-deductible as permitted by IRS Codes (U.S. Residents only).