The annual Blind Dinner Date fundraiser is one of the club’s main fundraising activities, generating money for our vision-related charities and projects. The format is an awards dinner, with a […]
Due to Covid the Grand Rapids Lions Club is NOT holding the calendar raffle for 2021& 2022. The Calendar Raffle is an annual fundraiser with the proceeds going to […]
In cooperation with Meijer in Cascade, the Grand Rapids Lions help disadvantaged youngsters do some Holiday shopping for their family. There are visually impaired and financially disadvantage children that participate […]
The Grand Rapids Lions Club Board of Directors meets 12 times every year to set direction for the club and take care of club business. Meeting minutes are published in […]
This committee handles organizing our local club’s participation in district and international special projects, and also the communication with club members about such projects. Any further comments or questions can […]
Drive for Vision is an annual charity golf outing! It is a collaboration between the Grand Rapids Lions Club and Grand Rapids Ophthalmology. Funds raised from this event provide needed […]
EYEGLASS RECYCLING CENTER: Grand Rapids Lions Eyeglass Recycling Center operations have been limited. With the rising number of positive cases of Covid -19 in West Michigan, the risk of virus exposure by working […]
The Foundation committee handles the management of our Grand Rapids Lions Foundation funds.
The last luncheon meeting in December there is not a guest speaker but a special meeting is held where members can buy raffle tickets to win donated prizes and raise […]
The Marketing & Communication committee handles all publicity for the club and the projection of the club’s image and mission throughout our community.
The Membership committee helps with recruiting new members and guides them through the process of becoming a Grand Rapids Lion.
The Programs committee organizes and recruits luncheon speakers and helps with other event planning. If you are interested in being a future free luncheon speaker, contact Mark Oberlin: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Social committee arranges networking events and other get-togethers for club members.
In May of each year, the Grand Rapids Lions provide a recognition award to two high school students from each of the five GR public high schools, the two Catholic […]
The Technology committee handles the tech concerns of the club. Maintaining the web site, purchasing projectors or other necessary equipment, and advising the club on technology trends are some of […]
In support of, and with grants from, the Children’s Miracle Network and DeVos Children’s Hospital, Grand Rapids Lions help visually impaired youngsters have an active day of sports activity. Everyone […]
Each year, Grand Rapids Lions, optometrists, opticians, ophthalmologists, and teachers for the visually impaired volunteer their time to collect donations from passers-by at designated locations throughout the community. Thousands of […]