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updated  8-26-15

WASHINGTON

LIONS CLUB

 

 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                      

Ramada Inn

West Chestnut St.

Washington, pa



 

Upcoming Events

Sept.  Membership Meetings

Wednesday, Sept. 9 @ 6 PM   Ramada  Inn, W. Chestnut St.

Speaker will be Hazel Bradshaw from the Wash. Greene Blind Assoc.

She will speak about the SPOT machine.  Our club helped to purchase the machine.

 

Wednesday, Sept. 23 @ 6 PM  Ramada  Inn, W. Chestnut St.

District Governor Gloria Schmalz will be visiting our club.

 

Please try and attend these meetings

 Calling committee please call Lion Carol 724-222-2834 with your count!!! Thanks

Misc.

·         Garbage bags are now available at Dependable  Electric.  $18 per box of 100. 

·         Thanks to Lion Dave Hapchuk for picking up and delivering the garbage bags.  

·         Lemonade stand is still in operation and will be until Mid-October.  We have a contract to remain open as long as the farmers market is open. We still need volunteers to work.  Please call Lion Carol 724-222-2834 if you can volunteer!!

·         Dues billing will be going out soon.  We still have one member outstanding for 2015

·         Change to drop off of eye glasses, you can still give them to Jay or drop them off at the Washington-Greene Blind Association, 566 E. Maiden St., Just let Jay know how many you dropped off.

Coming Event

Lion Hapchuk’s Comedy Night is fast approaching.  Please see Lion Shearer for tickets.  Remember profits are  split between Wounded Warriors and Wash Lions Club Adm. Acct. 

Koeze Nut Sale will be starting soon.  Lion Shearer will have brochures and order forms soon.  Remember this project dictates our budget for next year. 

Prayers

Please keep Pat Lese in your prayers.  She will have surgery next week.  Get well soon!!!

   

 

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

                                                                       Lions Projects

                Toaster Tongs: Call Lion Shearer for details

                  Brooms.Available @ Dependable Electric, West Washington Hardware & Judson                          Wiley

Now at the Blind Association, E. Maiden St., Washington.

                 Garbage Bags:  (kitchen bags) Dependable Electric, Ridge Ave.

              Eyeglasses Recycling Program Give your used glasses to Lion Marano or drop off at Wash. Greene Blind Association, Lions Reminder:

Anyone wanting something in the newsletter please contact Lion Bill B. or Lion Mary Jo

Recent Events                      

Lions Lemonade Stand at the Washington Farmers Market

   

 

King lion Carol Broderick,   Lion Sue McNally,  and Lion Melinda Ogburn

WANT TO JOIN OUR CLUB

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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
  • Washjeff black tower logo.pngSponsors 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
  • 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

Lions Clubs – Ready to Help, Worldwide

Whenever a Lions club gets together, problems get smaller. And communities get better. That's because we help where help is needed – in our own communities and around the world – with unmatched integrity and energy.

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Our 46,000 clubs and 1.3 million members make us the world's largest service club organization. We're also one of the most effective. Our members do whatever is needed to help their local communities. Everywhere we work, we make friends. With children who need eyeglasses, with seniors who don’t have enough to eat and with people we may never meet.

Learn More About Lions Clubs

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See the latest information from District 14-M

http://www.district14mlions.com/news.html

 

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 

Dependable Electric Supply

                                                                   724) 225-4890

                                                                            221 Ridge Ave, Washington, PA 15301

Selling brooms at West Washington Hardware

485 West Chestnut Street  Washington, PA 15301

(724) 225-0910

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

                                                           

 

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