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2018 Charity Tennis Tournament

Sunday, June 24th at the Westboro Tennis & Swim Club

We Raised over $3,100 to Send a Local Area Child

with Type 1 Diabetes To Camp Joslin or Clara Barton and

to Fund Eye Research via the Mass Lions Eye Research Fund!

Women's Division

Men's Division

Watch a One Minute Video of the Highlights: https://vimeo.com/276771077

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May 31, 2018

District 33A Advisory Meeting in Leicester

  District Governor Todd Karkane Recognizes

Jon and Patricia Haglund for their Significant

Donation of Lenses and Optical Equipment

Westboro King Lion Angelo, Lion Burton, and Lions Guido and

Lion Ramesh (In Absentia) and Other District 33A Lions

Recognized for Their Help with the Donation

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Saturday, April 28, 2018

WHS Senior Megan Ku Named Best in State!

Wins Massachusetts Lions State Youth Speech Contest!

Megan Ku with Lions International 1st VP, Gudrun Yngvadottir, from Iceland

& Westborough Lions President, Angelo Cavaliere

Congratulations Megan!!

Watch Megan Win the Title: 

https://vimeo.com/267100961

See Results of all 5 Levels of Competition on Club Projects Page

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You Can Make A​ Difference

Since 1917, local Lions clubs have offered people just like you the opportunity to give something back to their community. Today, with over 1.35 million members in over 206 countries and geographic areas, Lions have expanded their focus to help meet the ever increasing needs of our society.

As a member of The Westborough Lions, you become aware of the needs of our coummunity and have the advantage to effectively make a difference. Our District provides volunteers with project management assistance, leadership training, personal development opportunities and organized fundraising programs. Being a Lion empowers you to help in a way that no one person could alone.

Now more than ever, people with vision problems, the environment, our senior community, our youth, and the disadvantaged locally and around the world need your help. By participating in the Westborough Lions Club, you can help meet pressing needs in our community and around the world.

Local and District Lions Charities include:

  • Massachusetts Lions Eye Research Fund - Supports Research in Boston & Worcester
  • Sight and Hearing Fund- Provides grants for eye and hearing related needs
  • Lions Club International Fund-Supports projects for blindness, clinics, & natural disasters
  • Barton Center for Diabetes Education-camping and educational programs for children with diabetes 
  • NEADS-Training cener for Assistance Dogs in Princeton, MA
  • Lazarus Program-Organ and tissue donor program

​The Westborough Lions Club was re-established in 1994 by citizens with a sense of commitment to the community and the desire to make a difference. Since then, with a small but dedicated membership, the Club has raised and donated back to the Town and various Lions causes, tens of thousands of dollars in cash, goods, and services.

The Westborough Lions have provided or supported:

  • Local Boy Scout Troops
  • Barton Center for Diabetes Education Campership Scholarships
  • Medical Equipment to the Westborough Senior Center
  • Service Dogs for Local Citizens in Need 
  • Reading Machine for the Library
  • Free eye examinations, eyeglasses, and hearing aids for local residents
  • Eyeglass Recycling, over 2000 pairs donated to Volunteer Optometry Students for Humanity (VOSH). 
  • Middle School Peace Poster Contest
  • Statewide Youth Speech Contest for High School Students
  • The Town Fourth of July Celebration (Dunk Tank)
  • Peabody Essex Museum Pass at Westborough Library
  • Free Vision Screening
  • Hurricane Harvey Relief
  • The Bridge
  • Hope Unending

The Westborough Lions have donated over $11,000 to the Mass Lions Eye Research fund since 2000. See how this amazing fund has prevented and cured eye-related diseases. To learn more, please visit http://masslionseyeresearchfund.org.


  Recycle Your Old Eyeglasses, Sunglasses, and Readers!        

 We have donation boxes located at:

  • The Westborough Spectacle Shoppe
  • The Westborough Library
  • Westborough Eye Care
  • Roche Bros. at Bay State Commons
  • Westborough Senior Center

LET US HELP YOU! If your organization has a special need, or you know of someone who does, email any member. We wil consider any reasonable request.

 

 

 

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