Carrollton Lions Club Celebrates 80th
Anniversary April 25th, 2013
Location: Lions Safari Park, North Park & Spring St
We have proudly served our community since 1933 (80 years and counting).
Our members are a very diverse group, (men and women) and we share a core belief - our community is what we make it. That's because we help where help is needed.
Carrollton Lions Club receives State Volunteer Award
The Georgia Recreation and Park Association has named the Carrollton Lions Club as a recipient of a Volunteer of the Year in the organization catagory.
Past President Rocky Lipham represented the Lions Club in Macon to receive the honor.
The club was recognized for its continuing efforts in the development of Safari Playground
The club through grants, donations and hands on work has been instrumental in the development of the playground valued at more than $250,000.00. The playground was developed as a community playground geared to physically and visually impaired.
Lions International has as one of its main focuses sight improvement and the prevention of blindness through its Lighthouse program
The Carrollton Parks, Recreation and Cultural Arts Department nominated the Lions Club for recognition.
Lions Clubs International is the world's largest service club organization with more than 1.3 million members in approximately 45,000 clubs in more than 200 countries and geographical areas around the world.