February 24, 2021
By Maria Scandale
Just one donation to the Stafford Lions Club on line will lead to numerous club leads to this 12 months, as in-individual fundraising can’t be accomplished owing to the pandemic.
In the previous, Stafford Township Lions Club customers in their yellow vests stood outside Bageleddie’s in Ship Base and Walmart in Manahawkin, receiving donations for the club’s a lot of tasks.
“Due to COVID-19 constraints, the club is not able to fundraise in human being. A Go Fund Me Web page as an alternative will be Stafford Township Lions Club format for fundraising,” stated a club announcement. “The club hopes all who have donated in the past will continue, and we’re on the lookout forward to new donors, way too!”
Just one hundred % of donations aid the pursuing local group assignments:
• A few scholarships of $750 every single on a yearly basis awarded to Southern Regional Higher College graduating seniors
• Food items reward playing cards dispersed to six community churches and charities for Thanksgiving and Christmas
• Help for the Southern Regional Leo Club, wherein pupils initiate and participate in community initiatives
• No cost eyesight screening to regional faculties and preschools
• Facilitating provision of eyeglasses for children whose people are unable to afford to pay for them
• Donations as a result of Lions Club Global for vaccine distribution and disaster aid in the United States and globally
• Donations built to many specific and charity requests for help all over the yr.
To donate, go to gofund.me/3982113b.
“Thank you in advance for aiding the Stafford Township Lions Club carry on to provide the community,” the fundraising announcement stated. —M.S.