Special Guests Visit The Holmen Lions
Some special guests visited the Holmen Lions at our
regular meeting January 20th at Drugan's in Holmen. L. to R. Lion Bill
Freier and guest Jim Capella, Lion Tony Krueger and guest Rolf Hanson and
Lion Bernie Balkonis with guest Adam Balkonis
Welcome To The Online Home Of The
Holmen Lions Club!
The Holmen Lions are a dedicated group of community
leaders helping the Holmen area through local projects and international
goals set by Lions International. From our annual Spaghetti Dinner to the
Kornfest Parade and Car Show to ringing the Salvation Army's kettle bells
at the Holidays, you're sure to find a Lions Club Member nearby ready to
pitch in and give their time and energy to Holmen!
About Lions International And Our Goals
organization was founded in Chicago, Illinois in 1917 by Melvin Jones.
At the present time there are over 1,500,000 members in more than 44,500
clubs in over 186 countries and geographical areas.
International serves people throughout the world. Globally, Lions
clubs are known for their commitment to blindness prevention. They
Dogs for the blind in Rochester, Michigan. This program provides guide
dogs to visually impaired people, FREE OF CHARGE!
only to the Lions' devotion to aiding the blind and visually impaired is a
dedication to serving young people. The Lions-Quest program
teaches Skills for
targets character development, alcohol and drug prevention,
service-learning, academic achievement, violence prevention, and much
ALL MONIES raised
by Lions Clubs goes back into the communities to support international and
local programs. Locally, the biggest fund raising project of the Holmen
Lions Club is their Car Show and Parade in August. This is run in
conjunction with Corn Fest. Not
One Dime of any money raised goes into administration expenses, it is all
given back to worthy causes.