Zone 7 Newsletter: March

All Clubs in Southeast (Zone 7) are busy busy!  The Juneau Lions Club is gearing up for their annual fundraiser, the Gold Medal Tournament which is no easy task and takes up all their time.  The Mendenhall Flying Lions Club is busy with vision screening, reaching out to other communities …

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Spring Vision Screening

Hello Lions, We don’t have any screenings scheduled in our schools so far this quarter but I will be calling all of the schools that have not been done to see if they are ready for us to come in. We do have a special event on February 28, “Meet the World …

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Aubrey’s Big Adventure

Recently, our club was approached by a local mom asking for financial assistance to help her three year old daughter who was diagnosed with Intermittent Exotropia and required eye surgery to prevent vision loss. Here’s her story: http://theflyinglionsofjuneau.blogspot.com/2015/02/aubreys-big-adventure.html Stay tuned as we continue on this adventure with little Aubrey. We Serve! …

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Ketchikan Lions

Membership 25 current members including the 7 members of the Branch of our club on Prince of Whales Island. Inducted 2 new Ketchikan members and 2 new POW members in December but removed 4 members who did not renew this past year. The check for member dues was mailed to LCI on January …

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Mt. McKinley January 2015

Mt. McKinley 3rd Quarter Cabinet Report November, December and January 2015 Mt. McKinley Lions still meet at the Anchorage Senior Center every Thursday at 12pm – 1pm. All are welcome to join us. In November we gave $2500 to the Blood bank, $750 to LSSA foodbank, Latino lions foodbank $750, New Hope food …

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Willow Lions January 2015

The Willow lions club continues to be in good standing with LCI and Dist. 49A Our membership is currently 23 members. The Willow lions club projects are as follows: Family skate night at the Willow elementary school. This nonprofit program requires parental participation in a family cost free night of roller …

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Wasilla Lions January 2015

Our Sight Committee is up and running. We’ve developed our application and have contacted eye doctor’s in our area. The response has been very good with a number of doctor’s offering us free and/or reduced price eye exams and eyeglasses. We’ve been talking to a local car dealership in hopes …

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