At the February business meeting of the Lions Club, we approved $7,000 in grants to various organizations, including $1,500 to the Johnston Partnership for a Health Community, $500 to the Youth Homes of Mid-America, and $1,000 each to the Lions Eye Bank, Iowa Lions Foundation, Leader Dogs for the Blind, Camp Hertko Hollow and Camp […]
Our Annual Pancake Breakfast will be held Saturday, April 21, 2018. We again anticipate serving nearly 500 community members. Last year the effort raised more than $4,000 after expenses, from ticket sales and placemat ads sold to supporting local businesses. See the web page for more information: Annual Johnston Lions Club Pancake Breakfast
Adding to our recent gift for hurricane relief, our club sent another $1,000 to Lions Clubs International Foundation to add to their relief efforts, this time in Puerto Rico.
We have printed and distributed our first Johnston High School Sports Program for the school year, having gained 91 advertisers from the Johnston area. The ad sales will generate over $15,000 income. After printing expenses, we’ll share the proceeds with the Johnston Schools Booster Club for their educational and sports program contributions.