Club News

June 12, 2019

2019 Optimist Scholarships

Congratulations to the Passaic High School Class of 2019 Optimist Scholarship recipients! The Club has approved 52 scholarships totaling $30,300 for the graduates. Student Name Scholarship Type Destiny Bennett Harold Ferguson Memorial Alondra Carpio Harold Ferguson Memorial Justin Cruz Harold Ferguson Memorial Hayleis DeLosSantos Harold Ferguson Memorial Carmen Escano Harold […]
May 2, 2019

2019 Passaic Optimist Club Youth Appreciation Recipients

The Passaic Optimist Club recognized each of the following students as 2019 Youth Appreciation honorees.  Please join us in extending congratulations to these hardworking, motivated young Passaic people and their sponsors!!! Recipient/Honoree Organization Sponsor/Presenter Hayleis Delossantos PHS Cheerleading Team Coach Angelina Merced Kimberly Martinez Octagon Club Mr. Daniel Sheridan Isael Pichardo PHS […]
May 1, 2019

City Of Passaic Recognizes Passaic Optimist Club’s Dr. Joseph Buga

The Mayor and Council of the City of Passaic recently named the public plaza at 665 Main Avenue as the Dr. Joseph Buga Parque in recognition of his contributions to the civic life of Passaic and its residents. Joe was born and raised in Passaic’s eastside, and began his community […]