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2018 Scholarship Applications Available

The Chester Lions Club is accepting applications for its annual scholarship initiative. High School seniors residing in the Morris County towns of Chester, Mendham and Washington Township are encouraged to apply for one of five available $5,000.00 scholarships. Candidates will

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Stuff-a-Truck for Texas

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2017 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 five $5,000 scholarships offered by the Lions Club. This year the awards

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Eye-Ear Screenings Continue

On May 10 and 20, 2017 the Chester Lions Club coordinated free vision and hearing screenings at the Marian Manor Retirement Home in Caldwell and House of Prayer Health Fair in Newark. During the Caldwell event, nineteen senior citizens were

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Chester Lions Club Distributes $9,000 to Local First Responders

Providing assistance to local organizations has always been a key objective of the members of the Chester Lions Club. This tradition continued during a recent meeting of the Chester Lions Club Board of Directors where the Lions designated $9,000.00 for

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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