Little Optimist Trust Programs

Changing one’s outlook affects your mental health and your ability to tackle life’s challenges. The main aim of our programs is to inspire the children to look past their present circumstances and look to the future with hope and possibility.

Our programs run throughout the year.


  • Visits to hospitals and health care facilities
  • Visits to youth centers, schools and after care facilities.
  • The Little Optimist Sailing Academy
  • The Sailing Academy gives children the opportunity to get out on the water and learn a new skill. The Academy is based at Zeekoevlei Yacht Club.