Lions is a community service organisation!
People join Lions because
they want to use their intellect, creativity, commitment and enthusiasm
to get things done. On this page you can find out about the projects
that Gambier City Lions Club is doing. Like what you see? Get
Our Club is involved in the following Local and National Projects
Major club projects are:
Providing three year University Grants for students who have completed 'Foundation Studies' at Uni SA (Mt Gambier Campus)
Providing a Fun Day of activities and food for children and young people
with disabilities, their families and carers on the last Sunday in
February - 2012 was held at South Gambier Football Club Complex,
Blue lake Sports Park.
Examples of the clubs activities are:
- Fund-raising through Lions Christmas Cakes
- Fund-raising through Lion Mints
- Supporting Lions Youth of the Year Competition
- Fund-raising sausage sizzles at Bunnings Hardware, Mount Gambier
- Fund-raising catering for the Harness Racing Club
- Fund-raising through collecting ticket money at Centrals Soccer matches
- Fund-raising through catering for various companies and organisations and at a range of community events
- Collecting spectacles and sunglasses for recycling
- Collecting other goods that support funding for children's mobility aids
- Building BBQ's, Pergolas, Glasshouses & Outdoor settings for fund-raising
- Providing a Fun Day of activities and food for children and young people with disabilities, their families and carers on the last Sunday in February - 2012 will be held at South Gambier Football Club Complex, Blue lake Sports Park.
- Supporting the Zone Seniors event
- Supporting the local Mount Gambier Senior of the Year event as well as funding the $250 award.
- Supporting Migrant Services
- Providing cash and goods donations to various local and national organisations
- Providing funds for specific equipment at the Mount Gambier Hospital
- Cleaning Kennedy Avenue / Wireless Road east roadsides regularly
- Funding, catering and in kind support for disasters
- Providing three year University Grants for students who have completed 'Foundation Studies' at Uni SA (Mt Gambier Campus)
- Providing disaster relief funds to ALF & LI following the Australian Floods and the Christchurch earthquake.
Lions are people who get involved in humanitarian efforts locally, nationally, and internationally.
People like you can find community service and volunteer
opportunities in Lions through:
- Leadership Development
- Medical Research Fundraising
- Disaster Relief