updated   8-8-14




 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


                          Club Motto:  Honesty, Integrity, Charity                                    

Multiple District 14

                 Meet the 2nd and 4th Wednesday  6 pm                      

Tower Restuarant

 680 W Chestnut St

Washington, Pa 

(724) 338-8923

Upcoming  Events

Aug. Membership Meetings

 Wed. Aug. 13 & 27  @ 6 PM 

Tower Restaurant, W. Chestnut St.  Washington, PA

Aug. 27 Speaker will be Mary Jo Podgurski

Message From King Lion Hans

Thank you to all Lions and significant others for attending our installation dinner.  Also Thank You to All Board Members for attending my first Board Meeting.  Your help and support is surely appreciated. 

Thank you to Past King Lion Frank for his year long hard work and dedication to Wash. Lions club

Pony League

Pony Luncheon Tues. Aug. 12, 11:30-1 PM  @ Kiwanis Pavilion, Washington Park

Please try to attend & support pony baseball, the players and the Lions Club.

(If you’re planning on attending please let Lion Bill know ASAP, he needs to make reservations)

This is Pony League week and we are operating the concession Stand. 

Got a couple of hours give Lion Bill a call @ 724-228-1671!!!!

Lemonade Stand-Farmers Market 3pm to 6 pm

We need new blood.  Seems like the same people are there from week to week.

    Lion Bill has a calendar with open dates, please call 724-228-1671 and volunteer.   

Thank You

Thanks to all my fellow Lions for the unexpected PA. Lion Fellow award that you gave me.  I really appreciate it.  Also, everyone who attended the steak fry, it was a huge successLion Bill

Please keep Eva Shearer, & Romaine Duskey in your thoughts & prayers

Recent  Events 

At the July 23 steak fry,  PDG  Eric Dolfi installed 2014 officers and presented Lion Treasurer Bill Baxendell with a prestigious  Lions of Pennsylvania Foundation Fellow Award.. All of the 50 in attendance expressed their appreciation for all the hard work Lion Bill has done over the years.  Lion  Chef Gerry  Tinkerhoof grilled steaks for the event.  Food and camaraderie were great.  

New Club President Hans Papenbrock gives impassioned first speech as King Lion

PDG Eric pinning the award on Lion Bill Baxendall

‚ÄčIncoming President Hans,  Outgoing President Frank, PDG Eric


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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
  • WashingtonWildThings.pngPartner 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.



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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 

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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