Eyeglass Collecting and Recycling
For decades, we have collected approximately 300 pairs of eyeglasses annually. The used eyeglasses collected in our community help children and adults in developing countries enjoy a better quality of life.
Vision Screening of Young Children
The Pearl River and North Rockland Lions Clubs held a joint eye screening at the Good Shephard Day Care facility in Pearl River NY and other pre-schools in Rockland County.
Music Entertainment at Vision VCB (Spring Valley)
Summertime benefit musical performances at the VISIONS Vacation Camp for the Blind. The campers and staff are so excited and appreciative, each musician asks about coming back every year
One of our members donates part of her backyard for club use to cultivate vegetables. Every year, our "Lions Share Friendship Garden" delivers fresh produce to Meals on Wheels and People to People in Rockland County.
The Pearl River Lions Club supports Keep Rockland Beautiful by participating in the Pearl River Cleanup.
One $1,000 scholarship is awarded annually to a graduate of the Pearl River High School who is pursuing a career in human services.
ARC Holiday Party
Annually,the Pearl River Lions Club hosts a holiday dinner party for the residents of the Pearl River ARC group homes.
OTHER LOCAL ORGANIZATIONS WE SUPPORT:
Association for the Visually Impaired
Guiding Eyes for the Blind
Light House International
Rockland County Association for the Visually Impaired
Vacation Camp for the Blind
Habitat for Humanity
People to People
Meals On Wheels
Local Food Pantries
Saint Aedan Parish Conference of St. Vincent de Paul
Keep Rockland Beautiful
Volunteer Ambulance Corps - Pearl River