Look for information about our 2020 Festival soon!

Our association's first meeting of the year is Thursday, January 23, 2020 and is open to the public. Feel free to join us and learn more about our organization and charitable endeavors.

Check our Facebook page for specific meeting times and location.

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Our mission includes serving our community and beyond by providing volunteer services and raising funds for humanitarian activities. The festival is our prime fundraiser to support the Louisiana Lions Eye  Foundation and the Louisiana Lion’s Children’s Camp.  In addition, this event provides resources which allow us to supply glasses and hearing aids to those in need in our community and to send handicapped children or children with juvenile diabetes to camp during the summer.


Our Causes

Louisiana Lions Children's Camp

The Louisiana Lions Camp is a state project of the Lions Clubs of MD-8 Louisiana and is provided free for boys and girls with Special Needs, Diabetes, Respiratory Disorders, and Childhood Cancer.

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Lions Club International

Lions Club programs include sight conservation, hearing and speech conservation, diabetes awareness, youth outreach, international relations, environmental issues, and many other programs.

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Louisiana Lions Eye Foundation

The Louisiana Lions Eye Foundation serves thousands of residents each year through eye exams, eyeglasses, surgeries, low vision services, eyeglass recycling and vision screenings. One of the chief programs of the Louisiana Lions Eye Foundation is Cubsight, where tens of thousands of pre-school aged children are screened every year.

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