Englewood Lions Club

1952 - Present

72 Years of Service


Our clubhouse is located at: 4611 Placida Rd, Englewood, FL

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Interested in learning more?  Email us or call us at (941) 698-7508, and leave a message.  Someone will get back to you!

Thank you for supporting our 2023 Poinsettia Sales!


Thank You for Supporting
Our 2024 Pork Loin and Corned Beef Dinners

 Englewood Lion is
District 35I Lion-of-the-Year

Lion Kathy Lawless was recently awarded Lion-of-the-Year by the District 35I Past District Governors Association.  This prestigious annual award recognizes Lions which go above and beyond in their roles within their clubs and the District.  Lion Kathy is a past president of the Englewood Lions and fills multiple Lions leadership roles, including Chairperson of the Venice and Englewood Lions Keerl Committee, MD35 Hunger Chairperson, District 35I Hunger Chairperson, Board member of the Florida Lions Foundation for the Blind, and is an officer of the District 35I Sight Foundation.  Lion Kathy is always willing to serve and indeed goes above and beyond. 

Lion Kathy Lawless - a 2024 District 35I Lion-of-the-Year

Englewood Lions in the Community




 2023 Scholarship Winners

At the 2023 Lemon Bay High School Scholarship Night, the Englewood Lions Club presented $1000 scholarships to two graduating seniors of Lemon Bay High School: Hannah Barrios and Jadyn Wilson. The scholarship winners were selected by a committee of Lions Club members for their academic achievements, work ethic, and commitment to the community.

Barrios graduated with a weighted GPA of 4.3 and is a member of the Science National Honor Society. Hannah plans to attend Florida Gulf Coast University majoring in Marine Science with a minor in climate change. She is currently employed at the Holy Trinity Lutheran Church since 2019. Hannah has accumulated 323 community service hours volunteering at Valerie’s House, Bridle Brook Stables, Peace River Wildlife Center, Charlotte Preparatory School and Tender Hearts. She has been involved in several extracurricular activities such as the Lemon Bay High School Marching band and the Environmental Club. When Hannah is not volunteering, she enjoys horseback riding, travel, music and helping the environment. 

Wilson graduated with a weighted average of 4.4. Jadyn after completing her associate’s degree while at LBHS plans on attending St. Petersburg College majoring in Biology,  Pre-Veterinary Medicine. Jadyn is currently employed at the Lemon Bay Animal Hospital. She has accumulated 217 community service hours volunteering at Suncoast Humane Society, Lemon Bay HS Theater Camp counselor, LA Ainger Middle School events and tutoring. When not volunteering Jadyn enjoys dance, animals, acting, drawing and biological studies. 

The Englewood Lions Club wishes our scholarship recipients continued success in their future endeavors. 

Lion David Baran presents the 2023 Englewood Lions Club Scholarships at the Lemon Bay High School Scholarship night.  L-R: Lion David Baran, Jadyn Wilson, and Hannah Barrios.


Englewood Lions helped March 9, 2023 at the Harry Chapin Foodbank distribution in Port Charlotte.  554 Served!

The Englewood Lions Club was chartered in 1952 in Englewood Florida, alongside beautiful Lemon Bay and the Gulf of Mexico.  Our year-round members are joined during the winter season by Lions from northern states who value our warm weather and sunshine as well as our Lions hospitality.  We are always looking for additional members who would like to work on projects for the betterment of our community.

We have meetings in our clubhouse, the Eldred Dixon Hall located at 4611 Placida Road, starting with dinner at 6:00 PM.  Guests are welcome. Visit once, you are a guest; visit twice, you are a friend; visit more, we might ask you to work on one of our projects.

Our meetings are (usually) the 2nd & 4th Tuesdays, with a catered dinner at 6pm, and a club meeting following.  Please call 941-698-7508 a few days in advance to confirm the next meeting's date and time.  Visitors and Lion guests are always welcome!


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