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Welcome to the Encinitas Lions Club!

"Friend" the Encinitas Lions Club on Facebook to see our latest photos and announcements. Please visit our Youtube page, Encinitas Lions Club Media, to see videos and interviews with members of our club and our partners.

The Encinitas Lions Club was chartered in December 1991 and is part of Lions Clubs International.

Upcoming events, fundraisers, community projects and meetings are on our Calendar and Club Events Archives tab!

Our Mission Statement:  To create and foster a spirit of understanding among all people for humanitarian needs by providing voluntary services through community involvement and international cooperation.

To make donations, purchase event tickets or pay dues to our club; please click on the PayPal link above and sign in to your PayPal account and enter our email address ( When in the comments section, also please provide your Name and Email address.

  • If you are a donor, please note the amount of your donation or gift. Please leave your phone number and name so our Treasure can contact you concerning your donation letter. 
  • If you are purchasing tickets for a fundraiser, please list the event and the number of tickets you are buying (# of tickets times the purchase price = TOTAL to be paid).
  • If you are a business or corporation and are sponsoring an upcoming event, in the PayPal comment space, please provide your Business name & address along with the date and event you are sponsoring to enable us to send you a donation letter. We would also like to add your business logo here on our page as a partner.





Encinitas Lions Club 2020 Student Speaker Contest  Winner Advances to the Regional Level


The Encinitas Lions Club Student Speaker has advanced to the Regional Student Speakers contest to be on April 4, 2020 in Rancho Bernardo at the Rancho Bernardo Library.


Postponed - Classic Movie & Champagne Night will be rescheduled... 

September 13, 2020 BLIND SURF Event will be AWESOME!

The Encinitas Lions Club will host our 25th Annual Blind Surf Event on September 13, 2020 and it will be amazing!

Please contact General Chairman Lion Bob Mangini, to donate and help support this event. Thank you to our annual supporters, Urban Surf 4 Kids and Stella Maris and all of our community donors and supporters. Every year this event welcomes the visually impaired and their families from Northern California, Los Angeles County and Arizona as well as local San Diegans.





2019-​2020 Lions Peace Poster Contest, Club Level... WOW!


The Club Level 2019 Encinitas Peace Poster Contest was Amazing! We are forever grateful to our sponsor, San Diego County Library; our donors Encinitas Historical Society, Encinitas Friends of the Arts and Lion Sue Tankersley.

Thank you to San Diego County Library, Encinitas Branch for being our location sponsor!


2018-2019 Gift of Sight Day: Free Vision Screening

For many years, California Lions Clubs and Lions Sight and Hearing Foundation have sponsored dozens of “Gift of Sight” events throughout Southern California.

At these one day events, free vision screenings are provided by volunteer Ophthalmologists and Optometrists.  All equipment and supplies have been provided by generous donors.

Encinitas Lions is privileged to be able to host a Gift of Sight day scheduled for Saturday, January 12, 2019, from 8 AM to 2 PM, at the San Dieguito United Methodist Church, 170 Calle Magdalena, Encinitas, CA 92024.  We served over 250 attendees today with the wonderful help of nursing students from UCSD, California State University, San Marcos and Mira Costa College.




We are currently meeting on Zoom so call or email for details.

We meet on the 2nd and 4th Monday of each month at:

Borelli's, 285 N El Camino Real, Encinitas CA 92024

12:00 pm and conclude at 1:00 pm

Please call 442-777-3252 or email

for more information.

The meetings are open to the community, members and invited friends to socialize, listen to guest speakers and learn more about Lions as we review club business.

Please send us a message you would like to join us, and you will be our guest for lunch!




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