Welcome from Snohomish Lions Club

Lions International Mission & Vision

“To empower volunteers to serve their communities, meet humanitarian needs, encourage peace and promote international understanding through Lions clubs. To be the global leader in community and humanitarian service.”

Who We Are

The Snohomish LIONS Club was chartered in the spring of 1929 and is the oldest service organization in Snohomish.

We have 38 members. Our two longest-serving members joined our club in the early 1950’s. Half our members have joined since 2015. We are Educators, Directors, Developers and Realtors, Interior Designers, Financial Advisors, Engineers and Sales Professionals, and a variety of other professions. Half are retired and half not yet or ever. We share values of service, civic pride and intent to effect positive and persistent differences in our community. We serve in many other Snohomish service clubs and organizations. We share a friendship developed through our service.

How We Serve

1. Sight

We provide eyeglasses in partnership with local optometrists and the Lions Sight and Hearing Foundation of Snohomish County. We collect eyeglasses for international distribution. We fundraise for Lions Clubs International Foundation. We assist Snohomish School District to vision-screen students.

2. Hearing

We provide hearing aids in partnership with the Lions Sight and Hearing Foundation of Snohomish County.

3. Education

We provide scholarships for high school graduates in partnership with Snohomish Education Foundation. We provide English and English/Spanish dictionaries to learners. We sponsor local host families and exchange students with LIONS clubs all over the world in partnership with the LIONS district 19B Youth Exchange program.

4. Community

We provide grants for community needs. We sponsor the annual National Night Out safety awareness campaign in partnership with our Public Safety Commission. We are Parade Marshalls for the Klahaya Days Parade and we are Crossing Guards for the annual Trick-or-Treat event in partnership with Historic Downtown Snohomish.

5. Hunger

We provide cash and food donations to the Snohomish Food Bank and local food drives.

6. Our Elders

We support our Snohomish Senior Center as members, volunteers and with fundraising.


Lions Clubs International is the world's largest service club organization with more than 1.4 million members in approximately 46,000 clubs in more than 200 countries and geographical areas around the world.

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