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CHARITY DONATIONS TO MERSEA ISLAND LIONS CLUB

FOR INFORMATION For people who purchase items via amazon, please would you consider using the Amazon donation site. It does not cost you anything as Amazon are the company that donate to Charities. For Donations to go to Mersea Island Lions please sign in to Smile.Amazon.co.uk. (This will still take you to the Amazon shopping site) Then fill in the charity box with Mersea Island Lions Club (Cio). Do your shopping as normal but any donations from Amazon will go every quarter to Mersea Island Lions Club. Money raised by this method will go into our charity account for charitable work on Mersea Island. Thank You

Home Alone Collection Thank-you

Thank you to all who donated to the Home Alone collections at the weekend – you raised £1006.57 – thank you very much for your kindness.
If you know of anyone who is elderly/home alone on Christmas Day and wishes to receive a meal please contact Lion Bridget on 01206 383166.

Presentation Evening 1st Feb 2019 – Photos

Here is a selection of photos from our Presentation Evening which took place on Friday 1st February (Photos by Lion Keith Bird). The photos will also be permanently available from our Gallery Page here.

LIONS PRESENTATION EVENING FEB 2019

This is the evening when Mersea Island  Lions present cheques to worthwhile causes, from money raised through out the year by donations, collections and charity events. the presentations take place on Friday 1st February 2019 at 7.00pm for 7.30pm. The event is held at Waldegraves Holiday park. Any one is welcome

HOME ALONE COLLECTION

DONATIONS RAISED £1,041.40p THANK YOU

ON SATURDAY 15th DECEMBER 2018 THE LIONS HELD A COLLECTION OUTSIDE MERSEA COOP, TESCO AND LIBRARY. THIS COLLECTION IS TO PURCHASE CHRISTMAS MEALS FOR THE ELDERLY AND INFIRM WHO ARE ALONE ON CHRISTMAS DAY. A MEAL AND A SMILING FACE MEANT A LOT.

Thank You Evening Saturday 20th October 2018

On Saturday the 20th October  Mersea island Lions Club held a thank you evening for the Mersea Island community.

Mersea Island Lions Club are celebrating their 40th anniversary and having held a 40th Charter night in March for there fellow lions clubs, last Saturday we celebrated with the island community. 150 guest enjoyed an evening of dancing to “Rick and US2 ” with a buffet, quiz and raffle all within the ticket price of £5.

Sandra Bird our Lions President opened the evening with a welcome and thank you speech outlining what we do as a club and that without their help we could not achieve this.

Some pictures of the event (click to view slideshow)