The Tumwater Lions Club provides a wide array of community services to the Tumwater community


Education, Tumwater School Districts

  • Educational scholarships to graduating seniors at Tumwater and Black Hills High Schools.
  • Community service opportunities for high school students to fulfill graduation requirements.
  • Various youth enrichment programs.
  • School sight and hearing screening through the Lions Health Screening Unit.


  • Free eyeglasses to qualified persons through Olympia Union Gospel Mission.
  • Collection of used eyeglasses for recycling at the Lions Eyeglass Recycling Center(LERC).
  • Public group sight screening through the Lions Health Screening Unit.
  • Cataract surgery when qualified.


  • Free hearing aids to qualified persons through the Northwest Lions Foundation.
  • Public group screening through the Lions Health Screening Unit.


  • Financial support for Camp Leo, a summer camp for children with diabetes.
  • One yearly scholarship for a Camp Leo attendee.

Community Assistance

  • Toys and clothing for children in need through the Holiday Assistance program.
  • Emergency financial aid for victims of house fires through the Tumwater Fire Department.
  • Pass through financial support for Tumwater neighborhoods through the Tumwater Neighborhood Project Grant.
  • Donations for local natural disaster needs.
  • All Kids Win support for this local area program that provides weekend food to homeless and in need school students in Thurston Co. 


TUMWATER LIONS CLUB FUND-RAISER PROJECTS (maybe immpacted by Corona Virus restrictions)

Event Date
White Canes day ?
Earth Day - Tumwater Historical Park April
Fuji Apple Sales
I-5 Rest Stop Coffee ?
Christmas Tree Sales Nov-Dec
Holiday Assistance  December

For additional information regarding the projects and services viewed on this site or how to become a Lion to serve your community, attend one of our general meetings or email

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