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Laura Higgs – Guest Contributor
Oct 7 2013
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We fed 120 kids this summer through GRACE

Welcome to the Grapevine Lions Club! See our community outreach updates below: 

August:

  • Eye screenings at Baylor Hospital
  • Feed our Kids for GRACE - feed 160 kids lunch

September:

  • Grapefest fundraiser - raised money for Boy Scout Troop 7, McFadden Ranch, and our handicapped children camp in Kerrville.
  • Senior Activity Center Jamboree- Lions passed out water and helped Seniors at the event

Upcoming activities

October:

  • Lions Conference in McKinney - October 11 and 12. Eye screening training, opportunity updates...
  • Sports Extravaganza event for blind children, October 19 at Nimitz High on Macarthur

November:

  • GRACE Christmas Cottage - set up warehouse on October 26 at 9 am. Help parents shop for their children - date to be determined
  • Grapevine Service Center - eyeglass and hearing aid collection during the recycling event

December:

  • Grapevine Christmas Parade - December 5 - Lions float won third place in 2012
  • Santa Cops - we will collect and donate toys to this organization. One of Grapevine Lions is also a Grapevine Police Officer!
  • Woodridge Nursing Home - we will visit and have our annual Christmas party. Dec 7 at 2 pm

Come and join our club! We meet the first and fourth Thursdays of the month at 6:30 p.m. at 411 Ball St. in the Bessie Mitchell House. This is located in the botanical gardens. We provide dinner. See you there!

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