PO Box 541, Washington, PA 15301
The club was chartered 1927, and sponsored by the downtown Pittsburgh Lions Club. There were only three Lions clubs in existence in Western Pennsylvania then, Pittsburgh, Donora and McKeesport.
Chartered August 10, 1927
THE OLDEST CLUB IN THE DISTRICT
Club Motto: Honesty, Integrity, Charity
Multiple District 14
Meet the 2nd and 4th Wednesday 6 pm
West Chestnut St.
March 11, 2015 @ 6PM
Ramada Inn, West Chestnut St.
March Membership Meetings
March 11th and 25th both at the Ramada Inn 6PM start time.
Plans continue for a trip to Leader Dog facility. Trip will be June 13 cost is $55 per person.
If interested contact Lion Dick Shearer
At the board meeting on Monday March 2 it was decided to send in our application for the lemonade stand to hold our spot. More discussion will take place at membership meeting.
Hickory Lions club is sponsoring a sports night banquet, please contact Lion Shearer with further details.
The Charity Committee has found an organization in Pittsburgh that will help with eyeglasses and will save the club money. Ralph will continue to investigate and report findings at the membership meeting.
Just a reminder to Lion members who still owe dues, please get them to Lion Baxendell ASAP!!!
From John Duskey “Thank you to everyone who attended the meeting at my home, Hawthorne Woods. John says "You don’t know how much I look forward to this”. "PS The food was much better than they serve here.".
Check out the Washington Lions Club website: http://www.e-clubhouse.org/sites/washingtonpa/
If you would like to read what is going on in District 14M go to: www.district14mlions.com
Lion members enjoyed an evening with Lion John Duskey at Hawthorne Woods. John provided members with beverages, Mary Jo and Frank brought cupcakes, and Lion Bill Baxendell brought meatball sandwiches. Lion John spoke to the group and shared some of the funny Valentines Days cards he received. King Lion Hans reports that $355 was raised at the last meeting White Elephant sell thanks to auctioneer Lion Dewey Lese. Lion Dick Shearer has some items left over from the nut sale at a reduced price. The club received a thank you letter from the family of a 94 year old local woman for glasses and an eye exam. King Lion also announced a future visit to a Range Resources well site. King Hans also presented new member Lion Patty Pratt who informed members of some her life history.
.King Lions Hans awarding new Lion Patty Pratt a membership certificate
Lion John Duskey
.WANT TO JOIN OUR CLUB
What DO We Do
Fund Raising: 100% of funds raised goes to Charity
- Selling Lions Brooms at West Washington Hardware
- Selling garbage bags at Dependable Electric
- Selling Lions Toaster tongs
- Lemonade stand at Summer Farmers Market
- Selling Koeze's Nut products at Christmas
Service and Fun Activity
- Award $1000 scholarships to three local high school graduates
- Host club members at summer Steak Fry
- Host a Pony World Series Team for a picnic
- Sell concessions for Pony Baseball at the Lion John Duskey Concession Stand at the Pony World Series
- Sponsors of W&J Lions Club
- Sponsor 3 campers each year to Beacon Lodge
- Donate to 2000 Turkey Fund
- Maintain the Lions Pavilion at Washington Park
- Give 4 awards to Washington Park School
- Enter the Lions Float in Washington City Christmas Parade
- Support the City Mission
- Support Boy Scouts
- Support Teen Challenge
- Support Leader Dog and Puppy Dog Programs
- Partner with The Washington Wild Things Professional Baseball Team to support the Washington Food Bank
- Support Washington County Community Foundation
- Donate to eye, cure for cancer, hearing and diabetes research
- Collected 25359 used glasses since 2004 and sent them for repair and reuse.
What all Lions DO
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In 1925, Helen Keller challenged Lions to become "knights of the blind in the crusade against darkness." And we accepted. Today, sight programs remain one of our defining cause
Selling Premium Quality Garbage Bags at
221 Ridge Ave, Washington, PA 15301
Selling brooms at West Washington Hardware
485 West Chestnut Street Washington, PA 15301
Brooms are made in Freeport. Pa. USA
Left is porch/sidewalk broom $12, right is kitchen broom $10
Brooms last a lifetime and monies from sold brooms helps eradicate blindness
Red handled kids broom and whisk broom: $5
Lions sell toaster tongs
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.