Club Projects

Scholarships - Each year two scholarships are awarded to students who go to school or live in Gardner. These scholarships are given to students who exemplify our mission of helping others.

Eyeglass Collection Program - Eyeglasses are s collected, refurbished, and distributed to those in need, in cooperation with our Lions District.

Rotary Beautification Program - Our club seasonally maintains and beautifies a portion of land within the rotary where Central, Elm, Green and Pearl Streets meet in Gardner.

Sight and Hearing Fund - Our Sight and Hearing Committee helps those in our community who require assistance with glasses, hearing aids and other needs by funding all or a portion of the need.

Christmas Day Dinner - Each Christmas day Lions Club members join the Gardner Leo Club and the Gardner Council on Aging to sponsor a Christmas Dinner for our Senior Citizens and those less fortunate. Dinners are served at the American Legion, and delivered to those unable to leave their homes.

Peace Poster Contest - Students in the Middle Schools present posters on a particular theme based on peace, in an international contest which starts at the Club level. Winners from each school move on to further levels of judging, with an eventual winner on the International level.

Youth Speech Contest - Students at the High School level present speeches on a particular subject chosen by the District, in a statewide contest which begins at the Club level. The winner from Gardner moves onto further levels of judging, with an eventual winner on the statewide level.

Sightmobile - Typically located in Gardner during the annual Relay for Life of Greater Gardner, the Sighmobile offers vision, hearing and blood pressure testing for anyone who chooses to do so, free of charge.

American Cancer Society Relay for Life - We are a proud sponsor and supporter of this annual event to raise funds in an ongoing battle against cancer. Our members provide financial and physical support wherever needed during the two days in June when the event is held.

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