Seekonk Lions Receive Two Awards for 2016-2017 Lionistic Year
At their September meeting, The Seekonk Lions were presented two awards from the Massachusetts Lions Eye Research Fund. President/ King Lion Dana Haberlein received the awards at a district meeting in August. The Seekonk Lions donated $15,165.00 to the eye research fund for 2016-2017 and over $200,000 in continuing and outstanding donations.
“This year, The Seekonk Lions were recognized for our yearly and continuous contributions to Mass Eye Research”, said Haberlein. “We should be proud of our fundraising efforts this past year. “The work we do in our district and throughout the state is well recognized.”
The Seekonk Lions main fundraising source is the “famous clam boils” held at the Seekonk Rod and Gun Club in Rehoboth and the Annual Golf Tournament they Co-Sponsor with the Rotary Club of East Providence at the Wannamoisett Country Club in Rumford RI. If you would like more info on the Seekonk Lions please visit http://www.seekonklions.org.