Corio Norlane Lions Club has gone from strength to strength since it chartered in April 2012 with 28 original members.
The club’s major projects are:
- Donating more than 750 computers to families and students in the last nine years.
- Donating more than 2400 bikes to families and students.
- Collecting winter clothes and hygiene items and donating them to those experiencing homelessness.
- Running the Op Shop in Alkira Avenue, where volunteers also provide food parcels to the needy.
- The Op Shop providing Work For The Dole program opportunities for 16 weeks.
- Providing clothing and utensils to people referred by organisations.
Lions Clubs around the world support their local communities in any way that will improve it.
Community members who have projects they would like to pursue but need help with, are encouraged to contact Corio Norlane Lions.
The club is also keen to welcome new members, so if you feel you can make a difference to the local community, contact Richard Walter, phone 0402-409-895 or email [email protected].