Bringing Out the Best


If you would like to be apart of our mission to “bringing out the best,” please check out our fundraising opportunities.



Got Tennis??

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The inaugural Academy Optimist Cup will be held this August in Colorado Springs.

This Tennis Tournament will fund our various youth programs.


This is a non-sanctioned event with singles, doubles and mixed-doubles draws.  Every level draw available for men and women, levels 2.5, 3.0, 3.5, 4.0, 4.5 and Open draws.  Maximum of 2 draws per entrant.  Must be available to play Friday evening at 6:00 PM as well as Saturday and Sunday during the day.


Cancellations must be received by August 6, 2018 4:00 PM.  No refunds after this time.

What: Academy Optimist Cup
When: Fri, August 10 2018, 6:00 PM to Sun, August 12 2018, 4:00 PM
Where: John Venezia Community Park
3555 Briargate Parkway, Colorado Springs, CO, 80920

Please go to our Event Page for more info:

Don’t forget to RSVP!



If your family, business or organization is in need of Santa and his elves, look no further! We have an AMAZING Santa that you & your kids will never forget. Check out our videos of Santa and his Elves in action…

The Santa Train (Short)

The Santa Train (Long)

If you would like more information about Santa & his Elves, please contact Joe Priester at



Our March Madness FUNDcrazr is over for the 2018 year but please check back here for next year’s chance of winning!

We are selling $10 March Madness Sweepstakes tickets to raise money for our projects.
Each ticket has 4 scratch off teams. The total scores of your 4 teams will be added up and the 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th and last place numbers are the winners! First place wins $200! Not bad for a $10 ticket!

If you would like more information about our March Madness FUNDcrazr, please contact Bob Null at