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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 […]

Date Set for Pancake Breakfast

Our Annual Pancake Breakfast will be held Saturday, April 18, 2020, 7:00-11:00, at the Johnston Middle School cafeteria, 6501 NW Merle Hay Rd.  We again anticipate serving over 500 community members.  Last year the effort raised more than $3,500 after expenses, from ticket sales and placemat ads sold to supporting local businesses. See the web page […]

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!