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July 4th Hot Dog Sales – Charity Fund Raiser

Posted on June 23, 2022Comments are off

City of Fairfax Independence Day Parade: 10:00am – 12:00pm, rain or shine. https://www.fairfaxva.gov/government/parks-recreation/special-events/independence-day-celebration/schedule-of-events

Buy (cash only) a Hot Dog at Fairfax Lions Club Food Booth, near the corner of Main Street and University Drive, next to the bookstore. ALL PROCEEDS TO CHARITY!

Look for Our Sign!!!

Lions Present Children’s Books

Posted on June 23, 2022Comments are off

On June 23, Fairfax Lions delivered children’s books to Main Street Child Development Center.  This annual service was led once again by Lion Anh-Thu Phan.  Our Club supports the mission of Fairfax’s Main Street Child Development Center, which is to provide quality early-childhood education, and support, to empower children and families, regardless of financial circumstances. Every child deserves a chance to build a strong foundation for success! https://www.mainstreetcdc.org

(L-R) Fairfax Lions Greg DeRosa, Jeff Root and Anh-Thu Phan with Main Street staff

Fairfax Lions Install New Officers

Posted on June 22, 2022Comments are off

At the Club dinner meeting on June 21, 2022, new Officers and Board for Lions year 2022-2023 were installed.

Incoming President Greg DeRosa Offers Inspiring Message about Lions Serving our Community and the World
Outgoing President Mike Greeley Accepts Award for His Outstanding Leadership for the Past
Two years (from Past Council Chair Bill Bartlett)

Lions Clean Up Adopted Spot – Pickett Road

Posted on May 22, 2022Comments are off

On Saturday, 21 May, Fairfax Lions Pete Conklin, Ken Schutz, Judith Richter-Murphy, Greg and Karen DeRosa assembled for the annual road cleanup. Donuts and coffee were served first, then at 8:30am – one of the hottest days in May – Lions picked up litter and trash along Pickett Road.  Lions always have fun serving the community!

Lions Geared Up, for Picket Road Cleanup

If you are interested in helping provide service in our community, send us an email: [email protected] or leave a message at: 703-879-5795


71st Charter Night

Posted on May 20, 2022Comments are off

Fairfax Lions celebrated their 71st year of being a Lions Club, serving others. The celebration banquet was at Chantilly National Golf and Country Club, on May 15th.

Several Members of Fairfax Lions Club, 71st Charter Night….Our Mission – We Serve!
Club President Mike Greeley (left) Accepts the Melvin Jones Fellowship Award from Lion Jeff Root (right)

Free Camp for Kids with Cancer

Posted on May 5, 2022Comments are off

At our May 3 Lions Club meeting, we heard from Marcia Sheehan and Michelle Pearlstein about Horizon Day Camp in the Metro DC area. It provides summer camp and year round programming for children with cancer and their siblings – 100% free of charge. See: http://horizondaycamp.org

Michelle Pearlstein and Marcia Sheehan; Lions Jim Kaplan and Suleiman Alibhai

A key fund raiser to support Horizon Day Camp, is a “Horizon Walks” on  June 12, 2022 at National Harbor. See: https://www.sunrise-walks.org/metrodc

Contact information for Horizon Walks

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