Contributions


In each of the past several years, the Johnston Lions Club has contributed more than $20,000 to various priorities in the community and national causes, as well as some international emergency relief efforts.  This past year, we surpassed $24,000 in giving.

In fiscal year July 1, 2017 to June 30, 2018, we made these contributions:

Camp Courageous  $  1,000.00
Camp Hertko Hollow  $  1,000.00
Central Iowa Shelter & Services–Vets Program  $     750.00
Iowa KidSight  $  1,000.00
Iowa Lions Eye Bank  $  1,000.00
Iowa Lions Foundation  $  2,000.00
Johnston Community Library Foundation  $  4,000.00
Johnston house fire victim assistance  $     500.00
Johnston Parks & Recreation  $     525.00
Johnston Partnership For a Healthy Community  $  1,500.00
Johnston Police Department $      250.00
Johnston School Booster Club  $  4,548.17
Lions 9MC Mid-Winter Baskets  $       50.00
LCIF Hurricane Relief – Puerto Rico  $  1,000.00
LCIF Hurricane Relief – Huston Area  $  1,000.00
Lions Clubs International Foundation  $  1,000.00
Lions International Youth Exchange  $     300.00
MS Moments  $     150.00
NCCF Leader Dogs for the Blind  $  1,000.00
Titan Project  $     150.00
University of Iowa Scholarship  $  1,000.00
Youth Homes of Mid-America  $     500.00
    Total  $ 24,223.17

 

In fiscal year July 1, 2016 to June 30, 2017, we made these contributions:

American Legion Post #728  $         250.00
Assoc of Survivors Podrinje – Genocide  $         100.00
Camp Courageous  $      1,000.00
Camp Hertko Hollow  $      2,000.00
Central Iowa Shelter & Services–Vets Program  $         750.00
Iowa Lions District 9MC  $           25.00
Iowa Lions Eye Bank  $      1,000.00
Iowa Lions Foundation  $      3,000.00
Iowa Lions Youth Exchange  $         300.00
Johnston Community Library Foundation  $      4,000.00
Johnston Community Schools  $         500.00
Johnston Partnership For a Healthy Community  $      1,500.00
Johnston School Booster Club  $      3,058.92
Leader Dog Puppy Program  $      1,000.00
Leader Dogs For The Blind  $      1,000.00
Lions Clubs International Foundation  $      1,000.00
University of Iowa  $      1,000.00
Youth Homes of Mid-America  $         500.00
TOTAL GRANTS  $   21,983.92

 

In fiscal year July 1, 2015 to June 30, 2016, we made these contributions:

American Legion Post #728–Boys & Girls State sponsorship  $                          650.00
Camp Courageous  $                       2,000.00
Camp Hertko Hollow  $                       1,500.00
Central Iowa Shelter & Services–Vets Program  $                          500.00
Iowa Lions Eye Bank  $                       1,000.00
Iowa Lions Foundation  $                       2,500.00
Johnston Community Library Foundation  $                       3,500.00
Johnston Partnership For a Healthy Community  $                       1,500.00
Johnston Police Department  $                       1,000.00
Johnston School Booster Club  $                       4,127.43
Leader Dog Puppy Program  $                       1,000.00
Lions Clubs International Foundation  $                       1,000.00
Total  $                     20,277.43

In the fiscal year July 1, 2014 to June 30, 2015, we made the following contributions:

Alpha-1 Foundation $                      150.00
American Legion Post 728–Boys and Girls State Scholarships $                      500.00
Camp Courageous $                   1,000.00
Camp Hertko Hollow $                   1,000.00
Central Iowa Shelter & Services–Vets Program $                      500.00
Huseman Eyecare — Eye Care Assistance $                         42.50
Iowa KidSight $                   1,000.00
Iowa Lions Foundation $                   2,000.00
Johnston Community Library Foundation $                   3,500.00
Johnston EyeCare — Eye Care assistance $                      529.00
Johnston Fire Association $                      500.00
Johnston Partnership For a Healthy Community $                   1,200.00
Johnston Police 411 Program $                   1,000.00
Johnston School Booster Club $                   4,250.00
Leader Dog Puppy Program $                   1,000.00
Lions Clubs International Foundation $                   1,000.00
Lions Clubs International Foundation–Nepal $                   1,000.00
 New Hope Methodist–Meals from the Heartland $                      600.00
Total $                 20,771.50

In the fiscal year July 1, 2013 to June 30, 2014, we made the following contributions:

Johnston School Booster Club $                     4,618.25
Johnston Community Library Foundation $                     2,750.00
Johnston Residential Tree Program $                     2,100.00
Lions Clubs International Foundation $                     2,000.00
Johnston EyeCare–Youth eyeglass assistance $                     1,183.00
Camp Hertko Hollow $                     1,000.00
Iowa Kids Sight $                     1,000.00
Iowa Lions Foundation $                     1,000.00
Johnston Partnership For a Healthy Community $                         700.00
Camp Courageous $                         500.00
Central Iowa Shelter & Services–Vets Program $                         500.00
Johnston Fire Association $                         500.00
Leader Dog Puppy Program $                         500.00
Woodard Hearing Center–Hearing aid assistance $                         170.00
Alpha-1 Foundation $                         150.00

Total

$                18,583.75