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April Issue 3 2012

Easter egg hunt a hopping success

The Annual Easter Egg Hunt hosted at the Eagle River Lions Park each year has doubled since 2009. This year's event was no different, bringing happiness to approximately 1,500 youth and their families.

Jump in and volunteer April Issue 2 2012

Jump in and volunteer

Service to your community is a widely accepted American concept.

Annual derby gives kids a chance to get out on the ice March Issue 5 2012

Annual derby gives kids a chance to get out on the ice

Twelve years ago, Pat Mahoney and the Eagle River Lions sponsored a free fishing derby for kids in the local area.

Lions help to stop diabetes March Issue 4 2012

Lions help to stop diabetes

In 1984 during a Lions convention in Las Vegas, I was honored to see Lions Clubs International make their first research donation to the American Diabetes Association. That was also my first week as an employee of the ADA here in Alaska!

From Alaska to Ukraine: March Issue 2 2012

From Alaska to Ukraine:

“I don't know what your destiny will be, but one thing I know: the only ones among you who will be really happy are those who have sought and found how to serve.” — Albert Schweitzer

The lifeblood of Alaska March Issue 1 2012

The lifeblood of Alaska

Did you know that one in three people will need a blood transfusion in their lifetime?

Lions, chamber set to host candidate forum February Issue 4 2012

Lions, chamber set to host candidate forum

It is that season again, no not break-up quite yet; rather, it is municipal election season. Among the seats that are up for grabs are positions on the Anchorage School Board (which are all elected “At Large”) and the opportunity to choose who will be the Mayor for the next three years.

Center for the Blind announces grant February Issue 3 2012

Center for the Blind announces grant

The Alaska Center for the Blind is proud to announce a three-year grant to identify Mat-Su residents with uncorrectable vision loss and improve their overall health and well being through vision rehabilitation.

X-treme club highlights freestyle sports and community service February Issue 2 2012

X-treme club highlights freestyle sports and community service

On Saturday Jan. 28, a new Lions Club was born.