Activities & Projects
The Brandon Lions Club delivered to Mann Elementary School in Brandon 5 Tablets. Principal, Barbara Fillhart accepted the tablets on behalf of the school.
The Tablets will be in the Media Center of the School. Tablets will be used for downloading books from sources available so the students can read the books at their convenience.
Sometimes the [...]
Posted on 28 May 2015 | 1:18 am
Lions Guest Speakers Rick Rois, Giovanna Brennan
Rick Rios, Chairman of the South Shore section of Community Foundation, spoke at the May 21st regular meeting.
He said that the Foundation has been in existence for 25 years. The Foundation has its main office at the Tampa Airport Area & encompasses the surrounding 4 counties. The [...]
Posted on 25 May 2015 | 1:15 am
Brandon Lions Club Keeps Roaring Plans 61th Anniversary Picnic
Courtesy: Barbara Routen
TBO.com Special Correspondent
For 61 years, members of the Brandon Lions Club have been serving the community, conserving sight, hearing and speech, improving international relations and championing youth development.
They will celebrate at a 61st anniversary picnic from noon to 5 p.m. Saturday at the Veterans Memorial [...]
Posted on 21 May 2015 | 1:20 am
Speaker Massolio – Helping Children Battle Cancer
At the May 7th regular meeting, Mary Ann Massolio spoke to the Lions about the 1 Voice Foundation. The organization is local and any money received from donations are kept locally for their work for HELPING CHILDREN BATTLE CANCER. Their purpose is “to do any number of things to [...]
Posted on 14 May 2015 | 1:52 am
I Am Hope Cafe Project Report
From: Lion Art Schmidt
The Brandon Lions Club helps support the I Am Hope Cafe Project. On May 3, 2015 Brandon Lions provided food and support for the “homeless” at the I Am Hope Café in Mango on a brilliantly colored evening sky.
Hamburgers and hot dogs were the main ingredients [...]
Posted on 12 May 2015 | 1:48 am
Brandon Lions Club 60th Anniversary Picnic
Our 60th Anniversary Picnic Celebration is scheduled for Saturday, May 23 from 12 noon to 5pm at Veteran’s Memorial Park on US 301. As you may know, our club was chartered in 1954 and is the oldest service organization in the area. We realize that we are a year late [...]
Posted on 10 May 2015 | 1:45 am
Brandon Lions Fundraising At Sam’s Club
For the first time, the Brandon Lions Club were at Sam’s Club on April 11, 2015 for their fund raising project site.
The Lions provided a hamburger meal which included a bag of chips and a drink for $4. There was some disappointment on the number of people who purchased the [...]
Posted on 9 May 2015 | 1:48 am
Here is the info that Lion Andrew brought last night regarding the upcoming Zone Meeting at the Columbia Restaurant.
Host Clubs: Tampa Downtown and Ybor City Lions Clubs
What: Joint Zone Meeting
When: Thursday, April 23rd at 11:30am
Where: Columbia Restaurant.2117 East Seventh Avenue, Ybor City, Tampa
Posted on 7 April 2015 | 1:10 am
Jim Freyvogel of MacDonalds, Jobs Training Center Speaks
Jim Freyvogel spoke about training disabled people for jobs using “high expectations” approach to train persons for jobs. At the present all disabled in training live at their own residences and some use their own equipment to further their training interest.
The Training Center has Tampa and [...]
Posted on 4 April 2015 | 1:34 am