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100 local businesses purchase over $17,000 of ads in our Sports Programs

Our annual project to sell ads to local businesses for the Johnston High School home game programs has wrapped up.  We sold nearly $7500 of ads for the sports programs.  One hundred local businesses participated.  The programs include roosters for each game and are distributed free of charge to attendees throughout the football and basketball […]

Kidsight Program work at Johnston school

On February 13, 2019, KidSight Coordinator, Robert “Bob” Harter, four volunteer members of the Johnston Lions Club, along with three Beaver Creek Elementary volunteers, photo screened sixty-five children at the Beaver Creek Elementary School in Johnston, Iowa. The KidSight program supports the Lions Mission of being the Knights’ for the Blind. This is just one […]

Mystery Dinner a Huge Success

We raised well over $5,000 revenue with our January Mystery Dinner event, and will split about $3,700 with our co-host American Legion Post. Thanks to all who participated and especially the committee who put this event together. A great time was had by all!

Johnston Lions Foundation established

Acting at the direction of the Johnston Lions Club board, and with the approval of Lions Clubs International, we have now established a Johnston Lions Foundation which will serve as a vehicle for receiving tax deductible contributions for charitable purposes consistent with Lions’ purposes.  The State of Iowa has certified the Articles of Incorporation, and […]