Lions Club of Hornsby Inc
Lions Club of Hornsby Thanks the Generous Community of Hornsby in helping us raise $4042.15 on Saturday 18th august 2018 and 2 trolley loads of food.
GUEST SPEAKER – 11th of September 2018 When we Celebrate our 60th Anniversary at Hornsby RSL. If you are coming contact Ted Henebery 0414806840. 6.45PM for 7.15pm.
Our October meeting will be Lions Club of Hornsby, at Events Cinemas Function Room, Level 4M, Westfield Hornsby. 7 for 7.15 pm start. Dinner is available at $25pp. (Pizzas may be shared) Bookings essential. Email your intention to join us: firstname.lastname@example.org, or phone Ted 0414806840.
Menu will sent to you by email for ordering a few days before meeting
Enquiries: Ted Henebery 0414 806 840
Multi Cultural Kitchen Friday mornings10.30 am to 1pm. Booking essential due to space available . Email your intention to join us: email@example.com, or phone Ted 0414806840
Lions Service Areas: Environment-Hunger Relief-Vision-Youth-Health being-Pediatric Cancer- Diabetes
Working together to build a better community '
Lions Clubs International celebrated 100 years of service on 7th June 2017
We are a group of people from the Hornsby area who want to give back to our community and help the needy world wide - supporting people with a disability, helping youth in a variety of ways, community support, fundraising for worthwhile causes, supporting the lives and education of children in Timor and Indonesia.
It's not all about community service. It is also about broadening our circle of acquaintances, making new friends, developing skills and having fun.
We have a Dinner Meeting once per month at 7 pm on the second Tuesday of the month at the Function Room, Event Cinemas, Westfield, Hornsby. We always have an excellent guest speaker.
Come and listern free. If you wish to stay for dinner, it cost $25. Please ring Ted to order your meal.
Visitors and people wanting to find out about Lions are welcome to attend our meetings without obligation. Give Ted Henebery a call on 0414806840 to tell us of your interest. All Ages are Welcome.
AND, if you would just like to help at one of our service activities, you will be very welcome to do that too. Come along and meet Hornsby Lions members. Give Ted a call on 99403889 or 0414806840
What is the Lions Club of Hornsby Doing?
We are proud to be based in Hornsby. Currently we have a number of activities happening.
Lions Christmas cakes and puddings. We have the dates for Westfield l for Saturday's 9th, 16th and 23rd and Sunday's 10th and 17th in December 2018 the Hornsby Mall also. Cakes and Pudding are available now by ringing Ted on 0414806840
If you would like to get in early with your Christmas cake purchases give Ted Henebery a call on 99403889 and leave a message..
Bar b ques We hold the very popular Lions sausage sizzles on weekends at Bunnings stores at Thornleigh and Chatswood. These bar b ques occur about 4-6 times per year and they are good fun.We need Volunteers to help us do them. Ring Ted
Dates and locations for our next bar b ques are currently being arranged. We will post information on this website as soon as we can...
Support of a young Lions club called Leos. Young people from the age of 13 to 25 have a friendly organisation that mirrors the activities of Lions Clubs but with a focus that reflects their experience and enthusisam. If you are interested in Leos or know someone who may be interested give Ted a ring 0414806840
We are looking for new members. Get a group of your friends to come with you.Organise the projects you would like to do with your group..
Recycling of Used Stamps
Put your used stamps to good use. Hornsby Lions Club collects used stamps for auction, the proceeds going to the Australian Lions Childrens Mobility Foundation to provide Hart Walkers for youn disabled children transforming their lives and those of their parents.This year we raised $1$15,000. Give Ted Henebery a call on 99403889 or 0414806840 if you have some mint or used stamps,collections, Australia and World to dispose of. Send to P.O. Box 3053 Asquith NSW 2077 or delivery to Colin & Thompson Lawyers at 8 Cornation street. Hornsby
Recycling Used Spectacles
Put your used spectacles to very good use. If you leave them at Optics in Westfield Hornsby the Australian Lions movement will make arrangements for their collection, graded and sent to countries where they will be put to very goood use.
WE SUPPORT THE FOLLOW YOUR DREAM FOUNDATION
See their website http://www.followyourdreamfoundationaustralia.org/ Barry Palmer was the first Australia President of Lions Internation with its 1,400,000 members and belongs to our club at that time.
The Lions Club of Hornsby Invites Community to Join and Make a Difference
The Lions Club of Hornsby is seeking civic-minded men and women to join them in making a difference in the community. The club is hosting an information session on Thursday 19th October, 2-4.30pm at the Hornsby Library for people who want to learn more about the club and its work.
“Our club gives members an opportunity to advance worthy causes, serve with friends, and become leaders in the community. This club means a lot to our Lions, but it means so much more to the people we serve,” said President John Lockyer. He encourages the public to come out and learn more about the club’s work.
“We want to share the great things we’re doing in the community, and let others know how they can help,” said John.
The Lions’ motto is “We Serve,” and the Lions Club of Hornsby has lived up to it for nearly 60 years.
Australian Lions Children’s Mobility Foundation, allowing Australian Children with Cerebral Palsy to walk
Since 1997. Members are involved in collecting used stamps for this cause.
Used spectacles and sunglasses are collected and recycled for countries in need
Childhood Cancer Research Foundation, established in 1999, seeing the survival rate go from 20% to 80%.
Digital Mammography and Biopsy unit for the Hornsby Hospital Breast Screen
St Lucy’s Walkie-Talkie and iPad system helping social interaction.
Annual Citizenship awards for deserving scholars at Hornsby Girls’, Asquith Boys’ and Girls’ High Schools
Education Builds Bridges, since 2002, allowing needy children to get an education in Bandung, Indonesia
Christmas Cakes, Puddings and BBQs help fund Lions Club of Hornsby’s projects.
Seed funding for the Hornsby Kuringgai Women’s Shelter and Hornsby Connect.
The Lions Club of Hornsby had the first Australian International president 2013/2014, Barry Palmer AO
To learn more about this information session, the Lions Club of Hornsby, or its service projects, contact Membership Chair Ted Henebery on mobile 0414 806 840, or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Lions are changing the world one community at a time, by addressing needs at home and around the globe. We are 1.4 million men and women who believe that kindness matters. And when we work together, we can achieve bigger goals. Lions Clubs International is the largest service club organisation in the world with more than 46,000 clubs serving communities in 211 countries and geographical areas around the globe. Since 1917, Lions Clubs have aided the blind and visually impaired, championed youth initiatives and strengthened local communities through hands-on service and humanitarian projects.
For more information about Lions Clubs International, visit lionsclubs.org
or Australian Lions visit lionsclubs.org.au
Come and join us to hear about up-and-coming projects in Hornsby. If you would like to be part of this great organisation which makes a difference in our community, have a chat with our members who will be there.
Becoming a Lion
We need you, It is easy! Give Ted a call on the 0414806840. We will invite you along to a meeting to see what we do and who we are, absolutely without obligation. If you think you'd like to pursue your interest we will suggest working on one of our projects and continue to attend Club meetings. We will then arrange a simple formal joining procedure.for the price of a cup of coffee per week. 100 cents in every dollar raised goes to our projects.No administrator cost.
Here is a brief 6 minute video about Lions Clubs in Australia.
Lions Clubs Australia- join and support your community