Our Story

The Brighton Optimist Club (originally the Breakfast Optimist Club of Livingston County) was formed in 1977, and has served the community and its youth ever since.  For over four decades, the Club has positively impacted thousands of boys and girls in Livingston County through its varied programs.

The Annual Fishing Derby has taken place
at the Millpond for 38 years!

The club hosts children's activities
during local events and festivals!

25+ year member Diane shares her story!