Lions of Virignia

Child Vision Screening


Virginia Lions provide vision screenings for over 33,000 students annually, ages 3 to 16.

Please see below for very important information regarding Lions vision screening in Virginia public Schools





Eyeglass Recycling

Lions collect and recycle used eyeglasses at two Eyeglass Recycling Centers in Virginia.  Cleaning and sorting eyeglasses to be sent around the world providing vision to those in need.

Read Across America

March 1 Lions around Virginia participated in Dr. Suess birthday celebration Read Across America by visiting Elementary Schools and Head Start Programs reading to children and donating new books.

Lions Club brooms may be purhased at the following locations

Cundiff Drug  - 119 E Cleveland Ave Vinton, VA
Steve's Automotive - 101 Highland Road, Vinton, VA
Dr. Jessup's Optometrist - 2205 Orange Ave. NE, Roanoke ,VA
Wood's Auto Edge - 814 Hardy Road, Vinton ,VA
Jerry's Restaurant - 1340 E Washington Ave., Vinton VA
Northwest ACE Hardware - 2113 E Washington Ave., Vinton ,VA
24 Diner - 15720 Stewartsville Road, Vinton, VA
Mill Iron Grill - 10190 Stewartsville Road, Vinton, VA 
Lions Eyeglass Recycling - 501 Elm Ave. SW, Roanoke, VA


Lions Clubs International Peace Poster Contest

Congratulations to all artists who submitted posters to the Lions Clubs International Peace Poster Contest.  We would love to be able to share all of the posters with you.  

The MD24 winning poster that has been submitted to Lions Clubs International to compete against posters from around the world can be found on the home page. 

Each Sub-District submitted two posters for the MD24 competition.   Please take a few minutes to look at the winning Sub-District posters below.

Thank you Council Chair John Knepper for arranging judging. 

Kristen Hess 13 years old sponsored by Richlands Lions Club 24-C


Joanne An  12 years old sponsored by Alexandria Lincolnia Lions Club 24-L


Trinity Smith  13 years old sponsored by North Umberland Lions Club  24-I


Mara Wiley  13 years old sponsored by Cave Spring Lions Club  24-C


Saranya Gadwala  12 years old sponsored by Fairfax Host Lions Club  24-L

2019 MD 24 Regional Lions Leadership Instutute

Thank you to everyone that attended and made the 2019 Lions of Virginia Regional Lions Leadership Institute a success.  Watch for information regarding the 2020 RLLI.


L.A.M.P. Funding Requests

Instructions for requesting funding for Lion

​​​MD24 LAMP Chair

          MD24 General Chair PDG Joey McCaffrey




 Thank you to all that came out to work at the 2019 RAM.  We once again had a very successful weekend.  

Please check back for 2020 Wise RAM dates.

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