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 Chicken Qs to the Kornfest Parade and Car Show, 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
The Lions 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. Lions Clubs International serves people throughout the world. Globally, Lions clubs are known for their commitment to blindness prevention. They support Leader Dogs for the blind in Rochester, Michigan. This program provides guide dogs to visually impaired people, FREE OF CHARGE! Second 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 Adolescence and targets character development, alcohol and drug prevention, service-learning, academic achievement, violence prevention, and much more. 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 our Car Show and Parade in August, which runs in conjunction with Korn Fest. Not One Dime of any money raised goes into administration expenses, it is all given back to worthy causes.