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 2 times over the summer.
- Provide volunteers for “It’s My Park Day” to help clean up and beautify parks in Fair Oaks.