In 2021, the Truckee Host Lions Club proudly celebrates its 89th year of service to our community. 

Memorial contributions for Truckee Lions Past President Carlo Casagrande, who helped champion our club's vision-related services, may be sent to:

       Truckee Host Lions Club
        P.O. Box 3386 
       Truckee,CA 96160


Truckee Lions Celebrate Truck-ee-treat

Truckee Lions give out apples at Halloween

Truckee Lions continued the club's tradition of giving away apples to kids at Halloween this year. The club bought 200 locally-sourced apples from the Tahoe Food Hub to hand out to trick-or-treaters and their parents during Truck-ee-treat held on Oct. 29, 2021 in downtown Truckee. From left, David Wicker, his wife, Meredith, LouLaManna, Kelly Moretti, and Jess Baker prepare for the giveaway. 

Chewbacca stops by

Chewbacca stopped by to cheer on the Truckee Lions' Halloween apple giveaway.

Lisa Solomon, grandmother to Gina and Joanna Solomon, enjoys the Truckee Lions' apple giveaway. The Truckee Lions Club has given away apples at Halloween for many years.

Truckee Lions Assist Caldor Fire Evacuees

Amy Cechin, a South Lake Tahoe evacuee from the Caldor Fire, holds an envelope with a grocery gift card given to her by the Truckee Host Lions Club. On Labor Day, the Truckee Host Lions Club gave $1,000 in grocery gift cards to South Lake Tahoe Caldor Fire evacuees before they returned back home after staying at the Red Cross Shelter at the Truckee Veterans Hall. From left to right, Red Cross volunteers Jeff Jacobs, Lynelle Andersen, Amy Cechin, gift card recipient, and Kathy Freeman, secretary of the Truckee Host Lions Club.

                  Truckee Lions Help at Reggae Fest



















President Lou LaManna takes a beer order from a concert-goer at the Truckee Reggae Fest held in August. Truckee Lions served beer and wine at the event to raise money for vision-related services.

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