Prescott Evening Lions meet the first and third Tuesdays of every month at 6 p.m. at the Plaza Bonita Restaurant, 1317 E. Gurley Street, Prescott near the Hwy. 69/Hwy. 89 intersection (next to the Best Western Prescottonian).
We actively encourage community-minded people to join our exciting organization. Feel free to join us for dinner and let's get acquainted at one of our upcoming meetings — as our guest!
Hope to see you soon!
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• Assisting Our Community...+
...at such annual events as the Lions Pancake Breakfast and White Cane Days, Prescott Rodeo, Territorial Days, Fair-on-the–Square, and more; plus performing roadside cleanup on Williamson Valley Road;
• Emphasizing Sight & Hearing Support...+
...collecting eyeglasses and hearing aids, as well as providing eyeglass and hearing exams fo local working poor;
• Supporting Local Families, Children...+
...by providing direct financial support to local, non-profit organizations which directly assist children and families in need.
• Being Involved Locally... both+
as a Club and as Individual Citizens...
...Club participation in local fundraising efforts is synonymous with community service. Participation includes American Diabetes Assn., Boys & Girls Club, Bike Prescott, Tour de Cure, and more.
Individual club-member involvement and active participation with such non-profit entities include: Prescott Area Center for the Blind, Special Olympics, Big Brothers/Big Sisters, Scouts, Guide Dogs; and more;
• Fundraising Efforts Attend Local Need...+
...Our fundraising projects include sales of our ever-popular Dining and Entertainment Savings Coupon Book, the Lions White Cane Days, and our "Pick Your Favorite Charity" Golf Tournament. Monies raised stay local... and our participation in other community fundraising efforts exemplies our commitment to Community First!
• Keeping Monies Local from+
Donations, Contributions, Fundraising...
...by returning thousands of dollars to our local community in the form of financial grants. These monies go to such groups as: Coalition for Compassion and Justice, Yavapai CASA for Kids, Prescott Area Center for the Blind, New Horizons Independent Living Center, Camp Opportunity International, Big Brothers/Big Sisters, Boys & Girls Clubs, American Diabetes Assn., Boy Scouts, Grants to You, Stepping Stones, and others.
2013 PEL Grant Application
• Having Strong Leadership...+
...by having dedicated Lions in areas of Club responsibility. Our Officers & Directors for 2013-2014 include: Ron Smith (president), Gail Kenny (1st VP), Marie Cachia (2nd VP), Karen Leja (Secretary), Nancy Bonnar (Treasurer), and board directors Dave Chubon, Steve Monez, John Olvera, and Fred Poppe.