Club Events & Activities
Specific fundraising activities of the Fair Oaks Host Lions Club include the following:
- Sponsor Speaker Contest for local high school students, which can generate a scholarship award of over $20,000.
- Provide Holiday food baskets for “Toys for Troops” and families in the community.
- Donate to the local food bank to distribute meals in the area.
- Help with work improvements at Wilderness Camp & support the lunch program for children that have hearing disabilities.
- Host the Annual Garage Sale with all proceeds benefiting various Lions projects.
White Cane Days:
- Collect donations to fund free eye exams and glasses for people in need.
- Sponsor vision screening events.
- Assisting seniors in local living facilities to repair, adjust & clean their eye-glasses.
Partnerships with the Fair Oaks Recreation & Park District:
- Fill approximately 8,000 plastic Easter Eggs with candy for the hunts at the Easter Eggstravaganza. In addition we also organize & host the Pancake Breakfast for the event.
- Sponsor & provide concessions for “Movies in the Park”, which is a free movie that occurs 3 times over the summer.
- Provide volunteers for “It’s My Park Day” to help clean up and beautify parks in Fair Oaks. In addition we also assist in cooking and serving the Volunteer appreciation BBQ at the event.