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Santa visits with local children

Chester Lions Club Lunch with Santa 2016 was a success! Earlier this month, children from the community enjoyed an afternoon full of merriment and magic at the Chester Lions Club’s annual Lunch with Santa. Over seventy-five children and their families attended

Over $15000 distributed to Charitable Organizations

Various charities will share a total of over $15,000 donated in November by the Chester Lions Club. The funds will be divided among area churches and synagogues for those in need, the Chester School Nurses Fund which administers the Chester

Chester and Linden Lions Work Together to Achieve Goals

On October 30, 2016 the Chester Lions Club, in conjunction with the Linden Lions Club, sponsored a free eye and ear screening at the Reformed Church of Linden. During the four hour event, forty community members were screened by a

Thank you to all who helped us!

The Chester Lions Club 18th Annual Oktoberfest and Car Show was recently held at Chubb Park in Chester. The event was a resounding success by combining great family fun, community involvement and charitable fundraising. The food was authentic German fare

Chester Lions Facilitate Free Eye and Ear Screenings

An original mission of Lionism was eyesight conservation. Today, Lions worldwide commit enormous effort to eradicate eye related diseases in a continuing commitment to improve life for millions. The Chester Lions Club contributes to these efforts, helping to ensure the community

Community Stuffs-a-Truck for Baton Rouge

In June of 2013, when tornados ravaged Oklahoma, the Chester Lions united the community to Stuff-a-Truck with supplies and needs for those affected. This September, the club decided to do it again to help those whose homes were devastated by

Stuff-a-Truck for Baton Rouge

The Chester Lions Club will be Stuffing a Truck for Baton Rouge! With over 40,000 homes damaged by the recent flood, the Chester Lions is doing it’s part to help, and we’re asking if you will join us! Please help

Daytop Leo Update: Summer 2016

On July 6, 2016, Daytop Leo Club members took part in their most recent project delivering blankets, pillows, sheets and towels to the Randolph Regional Animal Shelter. The Shelter expressed its gratitude for the numerous donations, which were contributed by Daytop residents, their families

2016 Scholarships Awarded

The Chester Lions Club received numerous applications for its annual scholarship initiative. High school seniors residing in Chester, Mendham and Washington Township, Morris County, New Jersey, applied for seven $5,000 scholarships offered by the Lions Club. This year the awards were presented

Chester Lions Serve Up CovLove!

On Monday June 20th, the Chester Lions traveled to Covenant House in Newark, NJ and serving dinner and visiting with residents, staff, and volunteers of the organization. Since 1989, Covenant House New Jersey has been providing food, shelter, immediate crisis