Optimist Club of Richfield
Bringing Out the Best in Kids Since 1958
Richfield Optimist Club

Our Optimist Club Events in Richfield

Special Events

What: Chili & Salad Dinner
Where: Oak Grove Lutheran Church (7045 Lyndale Ave S in Richfield)
When: Friday, February 10th, 2023 (4pm - 7pm)
Cost: Adults ($10) Children 12 and younger ($5)

Avenue of Flags

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 $45 tax-deductible contribution the foundation, the club will place a flag in front of your house or at a highly visible spot in Richfield. Place Order Here or donate via GiveMN.org.

Your support will be recognized with a display of the American flag at your home on seven 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*

* Flags placed for Labor Day remain posted through Patriot Day.

* Flags placed on Election Day remain posted through Veteran's Day [weather dependent]
Avenue of Flags
Avenue of Flags

For $45, have a flag placed at your place of residence 7 holidays throughout the year.

order here
The Avenue of Flags program partners 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 or Doug Kleist at 612-819-5942.

To make a donation to the Foundation and join the flag program click the
pdf form above to download the form. Payment can be made online via GiveMN.org (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.
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My Credit Union
City Bella
Roell Painting
Grammercy Park
Elliott Law Offices
Repair Rite Automotive
Broadway Pizza
Posters On Board
Dairy Queen
Local Roots
The Pines
Bon Auto Body
Woodlake Chiropractic
Northwoods Promotions
Crosstown Dental
Pizza Luce
Dietzler Law Office
Richfield Historical Society
Lakes Area Realty - Lisa Wold
Plekkenpol Builders
Berea Lutheran Church
Oak Grove Lutheran Church
Hope Church
Justice for Jonathan O
St Richard Catholic Church
St Peter Catholic Church
Richfield VFW 435
VFW - Richfield MN
Blessed Trinity Catholic School
Church of the Assumption