Brainerd Lions Club is involved in....

Camp Vanasek- Brainerd and Baxter Lions Clubs work together through a board of directors to make this a wonderful camp for our area youth.

Lions Sight Conservation- We partner up with Brainerd School District nurse, Mary Lastovich, to get children with financial needs the glasses they need to excel in school.

Spaghetti Dinner with Santa- An evening for families to come have spaghetti dinner, visit Santa, and each each child recieves a gift. 

Glow Sticks - We partner up with an area church youth groups to sell glow sticks on July 4th .

Project New Hope – We host a retreat for veteran and their families out at Camp Vanasek. During the 3 day weekend, there are counseling sessions and time for the families to just be together. Lions Members serve the meals, cordinate childrens activities, and do childcare during counseling sessions.


Brainerd Leo Club - A club for youth 12 to 18 years old. Learn leadership skills, serve in our community, make new friends, and have FUN. Leos meet on the 3rd Sunday each month at 4:00pm at The Center (803 Kingwood St. Brainerd) If you have any questions call Trina Johnson Brainerd Leo Club Advisor 218-851-7376 or


Areas Brainerd Lions Club has helped through Donations

-Boy Scouts

-Mounted Eagles

-Miracle Field

-Soup Kitchen

-Brainerd Public Library

-Veteran's Center CLC Food Shelf

-Junior Achievement

-Youth as Resourses

-Miss Brainerd Pageant

-Civil Air Patrol

-Community Action

-The Shop

-Lions Park

-Ski Gull Ski Patrol

-CLC Scholarship Fund

-Lakes Area Restorative Justice Program

-The Center

-Operation Sandwich


-Warrior Day of Service


- and many others in our community.

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