Category: Lions International

Lions Celebrate New Year with Installation of New Officers

At La Strada Ristorante, Randolph, the Chester Lions Club recently installed its new slate of officers that will carry on the traditions of Lionism. This year Casper J. Meijer, a long standing member, was installed as the new president of

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

Community Hope Receives Annual Getaway

Community Hope, founded almost 30 years ago, has created a brighter future for those in our community disabled by mental illness. In support of their effort, the Chester Lions Club has donated $3,500 to subsidize Community Hope’s Annual Getaway for the

Chester Lions Support the NFBNJ

In July, $500.00 was donated to the National Federation of the Blind of New Jersey by the Chester Lions N.J. Charitable Foundation Inc.  The money is to be used by the foundations braille enrichment in library and learning programs. The National Federation

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The Chester Lions Club is dedicated to helping those in need.  Through various fund raisers the club has been able to donate money to numerous worthy causes.  To aid in that endeavor it is very important to grow the club

Local and International Causes Supported by The Chester Lions

At a recent meeting of the Chester Lion Club numerous donations were authorized. Ranging from local to international, the donations will be directed to worthwhile charities that are, like the Chester Lions Club, dedicated to helping those in need. The following

Chester Lions Support Several Local Organizations

A meeting of the Chester Lions Club Board of Directors took place on February 5, 2015.  Highlights of the meeting included funds distributed to Chester and Long Valley Fire Companies and First Aid Squads.  Donations that have become a tradition

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Vision Screenings for Over 350 Children This Month

In early September, the Chester Lions Club, on behalf of the Lions Eye/Earmobile Foundation of New Jersey, helped to coordinate vision screenings for a number of urban schools, operated by the “Leaguers, Inc.” The Leaguers provide free pre-school/ Head Start