The OPTIMIST Club of

Thank you for your interest in the Avenue of Flags program. It is an ideal way for you to help the Optimist Club of Richfield Youth Foundation bring out the best of the Richfield’s youth. To thank you for your $40 tax-deductible contribution the foundation, the club will place a flag in front of your house or at a highly visible spot in Richfield. 

Your support will be recognized with a display of the American flag at your home on 7 holidays. All proceeds are used to sponsor activities that “Bring out the Best in Kids!”

Memorial Day 
Flag Day 
4th of July
Labor Day*
Patriot Day* (9/11)
Election Day* 
Veteran’s Day*

*Note that flags placed for Labor Day remain posted for the entire week. They will be retrieved after Patriot Day (9/11).

*Flags will be placed on Election Day and will remain posted through Veteran's Day [weather dependent]

The Avenue of Flags program partners with with Richfield Boy Scout Troop 262 and Richfield Girl Scout Troop River Valleys. The troops place and retrieve the flags. The troops receive financial support from the Optimist Club for their troop activities. 

For more information about the program, contact David Kriesel-Koll at 612-419-3028

To make a donation to the Foundation and join the flag program click the flag above to download the form. Payment can be made online (above) or via mail. Online payments will be matched to the form by name/address.

Mail the form to the 
Optimist Club of Richfield Youth Foundation
P.O. Box 23495
Richfield 55423

Thank you again for your support of Richfield’s youth
Ave of Flags
About Us

"Bringing out the best in kids"
Click the flag to download  an order form.
Make your Avenue of Flags Donation Online
For questions or issues regarding your flag(s), contact David Kriesel-Koll at 612-419-3028
Special thanks to the businesses who support
 the Avenue of Flags:     
Woodlake Chiropractic, Inc.                 Lisa Wold, Lakes Area Realty 
Richfield Historical Society                   Repair Rite Automotive
Lake Shore Drive Condo Assoc           Dietzler Law Office
Plekkenpol Builders, Inc.                      Jay Garey, Jay4Promos.com
Gramercy Park Co-Op                         Pennrich Apartments
St. Richard's Catholic Church              The Pines
Broadway Pizza - Richfield                  Bon Auto Body & Glass, Inc.
Dairy Queen - Richfield                        Jay Clark DDS PA
The Church of the Assumption             Moore Chiropractic
Richfield Bloomington Credit Union      Berea Lutheran Church
Headway Emotional Health Services    Posters On Board                    St Peter's Catholic Church                    Roell Painting  
Blessed Trinity School                          
Justice for Jonathan O'Shaughnessy Memorial