85th Annual Student Speaker Contest! 

Junior high or high Shool students may win up to $21,000 in college scholarships!

Last year's winner was a Carmel High School student and won over $10,000 in schollarship money!

Date: Feb 3rd, 2022 at 6pm

Location: Carmel Youth Center

Topic: How Can Kindness Reunite our Country?

For more informaton or to sign up for the contest, visit 

or call Linda Gorman, 831.236.0261

**** Update April 1, 2021--- We're Back and ready for more service in the community! Join us!

The Carmel Host Lions Club has been proudly serving the Carmel area since 1942. Our members are from the greater Carmel area and are dedicated to serving the community. We raise funds for local organizations and programs and support a variety of community activites.
Join us for community service opportunites, personal growth, fellowship, networking and friendship!
Our events and activities are varied and include:
  • Breakfast with the Bunny
  • Carmel Homecrafters' Food Booth
  • Big Sur International Marathon
  • Meal deliveries to homebound residents
  • White Cane Days
Through our fundraising efforts and grant programs, we’ve contributed to organizations such as:
  • The Carmel Foundation
  • Carmel Youth Center
  • Blind & Visually Impaired Center in Pacific Grove
  • The Monterey County Food Bank
  • Meals on Wheels
  • Boys and Girls Club
  • The Lions Eye Foundation
  • A.J. Robinson Health Screening Unit
  • City of Hope
  • Lions Building for the Blind
  • Restorative Justice

If you’re interested in contributing to the Carmel community by volunteering at events or working on projects, the Carmel Host Lions invite you to join us and help make a difference!


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