New Baden Lions Club has been serving New Baden and the surrounding community for over 60 years. 

The ways we serve our community:

  • Provide eyeglasses and hearing aid to those that can't afford them (Contact Charlie Daiber at 618-588-3847 in the New Baden, IL area)
  • Scholarships to local high school students (Contact Donna Kuhl at 618-977-1578)
  • Assist with various community events such as June Jamboree (Contact Wes Schooley at 618-531-0934
  • Provide funding for turkeys for Thanksgiving dinners for needy families
  • Provide funding for holiday gifts for needy children in our community

Some fun things we do on an annual basis:

  • Easter Egg Hunt at the City Park for children (Saturday 8 days before Easter)
  • Host Family Video Trivia event with all proceeds going to a local charity (1st Sunday in October)
  • Little Miss New Baden contests (approx 6 weeks prior to June Jamboree weekend)
  • Deliver fruit plates to widow/widowers during the holidays (Saturday before Christmas)

We encourage you to participate in one of our local community events and share the incredible feeling of helping others.   

For more information, call Charlie Daiber at 618-588-3847 or Bill Thaler at 618-960-5983.



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