GROESBECK LIONS CLUB
MEETS EVERY WEDNESDAY AT 11:55AM
MI RANCHO MEXICAN RESTAURANT - HWY 164 W
GROESBECK LIONS CLUB 19TH ANNUAL CAR SHOW TO BE HELD MAY 20,2017 GROESBECK CITY PARK 9:00AM TO 3:00PM. PLEASE SEE ENTRY FORM UNDER THE CALENDAR TAB OF THIS PAGE.
THE GROESBECK LIONS CLUB WAS NAMED THE GROESBECK CIVIC ORGANIZATION OF THE YEAR FOR 2016 BY THE GROESBECK CHAMBER OF COMMERCE!!!!!!
The Groesbeck Lions Club was honored as the Groesbeck Civic Organization of the Year for 2016 by the Groesbeck Chamber of Commerce. The award was presented to the Club at the annual Chamber of Commerce Banquet on January 21, 2017. The Club is very proud of and thankful for this wonderful recognition by the community of Groesbeck, Texas. The Groesbeck Lions Club is proud to serve the community of Groesbeck for the past 94 years and still going strong!!!
The Groesbeck Lions Club is about SERVICE and contributes to their community, state, nation, and internationally through several service projects. Some of those projects are:
PURCHASING EYEGLASSES FOR GROESBECK ISD CHILDREN WHO CANNOT AFFORD THEM
PROVIDING SCHOLARSHIPS FOR TWO GROESBECK HIGH SCHOOL SENIORS EVERY YEAR.
PROVIDING VOLUNTEERS TO READ TO PRE-K CLASSES AT H. O. WHITEHURST ELEMENTARY IN GROESBECK.
SUPPORTING GROESBECK HIGH SCHOOL ATHLETICS THROUGH THE "GOAT BAACKER" PROGRAM
SUPPORT STUDENTS AT GROESBECK ISD THROUGH THE ANNUAL SCHOOL SUPPLY DRIVE
PROVIDES FINANCIAL SUPPORT AND SEND LOCAL CAMPERS TO THE TEXAS LIONS CAMP IN KERRVILLE, TEXAS, A NO-CHARGE CAMP FOR CHILDREN WITH PHYSICAL DISABILITIES, DOWN SYNDROME, AND TYPE-1 DIABETES.
FINANCIAL AND VOLUNTEER SUPPORT FOR THE "SANTAS TOY BANK" IN GROESBECK.
FINANCIAL AND VOLUNTEER SUPPORT FOR THE CHILD PROTECTIVE SERVICES "RAINBOW ROOM" IN GROESBECK
COMMUNITY SUPPORT THROUGH A DONATION TO THE ANNUAL GROESBECK "FAMILY NIGHT OUT"
COMMUNITY SUPPORT THROUGH A DONATION TO THE MAFFETT MEMORIAL LIBRARY IN GROESBECK TO PURCHASE NEEDED BOOKS
COMMUNITY SUPPORT PROVIDING VOLUNTEERS AND FUNDS FOR THE "SPIRIT OF CHRISTMAS FOOD DRIVE" IN CONJUNCTION WITH BROOKSHIRES GROCERY MARKET IN GROESBECK.
COLLECT USED EYEGLASSES TO BE SENT TO THE TEXAS LIONS EYEGLASS RECYCLING CENTER IN MIDLAND, TEXAS. GLASSES THEN PROVIDED FREE OF CHARGE TO THOSE IN NEED IN THIRD WORLD COUNTRIES.
NATIONAL SUPPORT FOR DISASTER RELIEF THROUGH DONATIONS TO THE LIONS CLUBS INTERNATIONAL FOUNDATION, THE #1 RATED CHARITABLE ORGANIZATION IN THE U.S.
FINANCIAL SUPPORT FOR NUMEROUS OTHER LIONS CHARITIES SUCH AS, TEXAS LIONS FOUNDATION, CENTRAL TEXAS LIONS EYE BANK IN MANOR, TEXAS, LEADER DOGS FOR THE BLIND, LIONS WORLD SERVICES FOR THE BLIND, AND LIONS EFFORTS AGAINST DRUGS.
Any one wishing to become involved in helping their community, please consider joining this wonderful group of Lions by asking a local Lion to join or by attending one of our weekly meetings as a quest.. We are honored to stand by and adhere to the Lions Club motto of "WE SERVE".
Lions Clubs International is the world's largest service club organization with more than 1.4 million members in approximately 46,000 clubs in more than 200 countries and geographical areas around the world.