Here are some examples of how we are serving our communities.
- Raising money so we can support needs such as:
- Terra Linda High School Foundation
- Venetia Valley School Falcon Fund
- Marinwood Water Devils Swim Team
- YMCA, 4-H and others…
- Hosting the Annual Marinwood Easter Egg Hunt (2014 was our 37th year)
- Purchasing and planting bulbs throughout our community.
- Hosting the Annual Marinwood Classic Car Show and Barbecue.
- Organizing free Vision Clinics for children in our community using a “Pediavision” vision camera.
- Sponsoring eyeglasses and eye surgery for several people in need.
- Supporting Lions in Sight (recycling used eyeglasses to people in need):
- Collected hundreds of eyeglasses and sorted several thousand.
- Worked with students from Miller Creek Middle School to wash and clean over 4000 pairs of eyeglasses.
- Seven of our members joined Lions in Sight missions to Mexico this year to dispense eyeglasses to over two thousand needy people.
and here are the specific organizations we donate to
SCHOOL & YOUTH PROGRAMS
Dixie School District CAN DO Fund
Venetia Valley School Falcon Fund
Terra Linda High School Scholarship Fund
Marin YMCA Youth Program
Lions Speakers Contest
Marinwood Easter Egg Hunt
Community Emergency Response Team CERT
Marin Needle Arts Guild
Mt. Tam Quilt Guild
Kelly’s Wishes Foundation
Lions Eye Foundation
Lions Hearing Foundation
Lions in Sight
Lions Clubs International Foundation
Children’s Diabetes and Sister’s Diabetes
Lions Wilderness Camp