Lions Club - Northwestern Ontario

Site: Emo - Mailing Address

Service: Service Club 107915

Description & Services
Public Comments
  • Belongs to District 5M 10-ON 
  • Meetings held at the Northridge Funeral Home on Hwy 11/71
Description (Service)
  • Functions as a local service club and member of Lions International that supports community projects and individuals in need through volunteerism and fundraising 
  • Provides financial assistance locally and internationally for vision, hearing and diabetes problems and guide dogs for sight impairments 
  • Offers scholarships and bursaries to graduating students from Emo and District as funds allow 
  • Collects unneeded eyeglasses for donating to Lions Eye Bank 
  • Offers medical transportation to individuals in need 
  • Fundraising events include: Rainy River children's projects, Hunter's dinner, Christmas dinner and dance, Polar Plunge and Robbie Burns night, Farmers Night, Sunset Gourmet luncheon and a Community garage sale
Hours Sep-Jun: First Wed of each month 7 pm
Dates Jul-Aug: Meetings -- Non-operational
Areas Served Rainy River District
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
 
Must be a citizen in good standing to become a member
Application
  • Everyone welcome; sponsorship available by current club members 
  • Medical transportation arrangements can be made by contacting Club President; all reasonable destinations will be considered
Languages English
Fees Membership - Annual
Contact Information
Website www.lionsclubs.org
Social Media Facebook Facebook
Primary Contact Dave Ogilvie, Secretary; Phone: 807-482-2540
Primary Executive Joanne Ogden, President; Phone: (Residence) 807-482-2729 * (Cell) 807-271-0941; Email: wwaogden@jam21.net
Site Location Northridge Funeral Home
Located In Community Emo
Address Northridge Funeral Home
6446 HWY 11/71
Emo, ON P0W 1E0
 
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Mailing Address c/o Emo and District Lions Club 
Box 156 
Northridge Funeral Home 
Emo, ON P0W 1E0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Fundraising ; Fees - Membership
Elections Club elections every 2 years on the even; next election Jul 2018
Meetings Sep-Jun: First Wed, 7 pm, Northridge Funeral Home, Emo