Donvale Lions Club
Ordinary people doing extraordinary things - supporting people with a disability, community greening and fundraising for worthwhile causes.
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- We've had a great article written about Plant Sale - http://www.weekendnotes.com/donvale-lions-club-spring-plant-sale/
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Thanks to all the people who supported the Donvale Lions Club Plant Sale on Saturday the 9th of Sept - it was a great success! Also a big thanks to the Donvale Lions who gave up their time to make it happen.
- For their generous and ongoing support we'd also like to thank:
- * Barry Plant Doncaster
- * Philip Webb Doncaster
- * John Hoskins Real Estate
- * The City of Manningham
- * St Davids Cricket Club
- * DiCenso Butchers
- * John Shipsey the Plant Man!(http://www.weekendnotes.com/donvale-lions-club-spring-plant-sale/)
- On Saturday the 19th of August we held a free Eye and Ear examination day in aid of early detection of hearing and visual problems in children aged from around 3 years up to 6 years. Examinations were conducted by specialists and students of Audiology and Opthamology from Melbourne University and held at Donburn Primary school in Colchester Dr, Doncaster East.
Thanks to those that attended on Saturday May 6th our 'Mothers Day Plant Sale' held at St Davids Cricket Club oval, Mitcham Rd, Donvale. The sale was a great success and we look forward to our next sale in Spring - Watch this space for dates!
Thanks to all those who purchased a sausage at Bunnings Nunawading on Saturday the 11th of June. The day was a roaring success (excuse the pun) with a signifanct amount of money raised for our various charities. A special thanks to Nunawading Bunnings and also all the dedicated Donvale Lions Club members who helped make the day a success.
- Coins for Kids was on Thursday the 15th of June at Bulleen Plaza - A great day was had by all those who attaneded. We helped to make a difference for childhood cancer.research. Thanks to the students of Bullen Heights School!
- Spring Plant Sale - Saturday the 8th of September at St Davids Cricket Club car park. Come down and grab a bargain to help make your garden even more beautiful!
- Donvale Lions Club Trivia Night - Christmas Special. Get in touch to book your place at what is always a fun night of trivia, friendship and drinks!
- Sausage Sizzle Saturday: Every Saturday at Tunstall Square - Come down for a snag and a chat!
- Visit the Lions Hearing Dog webpage
News and Events for 2016
- Lions Licola Wilderness Village sponsorships - 6 disadvantaged children helped
- Coins for Kids at Bulleen Plaza on Friday the 29th of April was a great success
- Bulleen Heights School - Equipment Donation, May 2016 was another great win for our community
- Club visit to Doncaster playhouse to see 'Cat on a Hot Tin Roof' May 7th, all enjoyed greatly and looking forward to more theatre soon.
- Our Wine and Cheese tasting afternoon held on Sat Aug 20th at Box Hill Lions Club was a great success. Thanks to those that attended making it a lovely afternoon.
- We held a Plant Sale on Sat 3rd Sept at St Davids Cricket Club and had a great day. Thankfully the weather held out and we managed to sell a significant number of beautiful plants. Thanks to John, our supplier for the great stock and all those who ran and partook in the event, it too was a magnificent success.
- Thanks once again to Julie Hoskin for allowing us to carry out the hearing & eye screening at your school, Donburn Primary School on Saturday the 10th of September 2016. It was a very successful day. A significant number of Eye and Ear defects were identified for further investigation - Early detection of these issues is critical.
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Our 1.3 million men and women in 205 countries and geographic areas conduct vision and health screenings, build parks, support eye hospitals, award scholarships, assist youth, provide help in time of disaster and much more.
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