Vision screening teams from Champaign Lions Club and the University of Illinois Delta Gamma Sorority - April 2018 Champaign Lions, along with Delta Gamma sorority, screened 309 pre-schoolers in 7 days at Champaign County Head Start sites and Urbana's Crisis Nursery, during one week in April, 2018. Eighty-three children were referred to an optometrist.
Champaign Lions screened 384 children, ages 6 months to 10 years, for vision problems during 2017, at all Champaign County Head Start sites. Eighty-five children were referred to optometrists.
Socks Drive for Champaign-Urbana Schools, December 2017:
Champaign Lions donated money for hundreds of pairs of warm socks for children in the Champaign and Urbana Schools. The story was featured on WCIA Channel 3 news on December 16, 2017.
Courage Connection, August 2017
Neil Street Cleanup - August 2017
National Beep Baseball Games, July 8, 2017 at Zahnd Park
2017 Lions Clubs International Convention - Centennial year. McCormick Place, Chicago - Largest ever convention in North America:
Vision screening June 19, 2017
Tootsie Pop Days - May 12 - 13, 2017:
Champaign Lions provided a water station at the Illinois Marathon - April 22, 2017:
The Neil Street Cleanup Crew April 1, 2017
Vision Screening at Head Start
Socks collection for Champaign Unit 4 Schools, December 2016