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Support for Displaced Persons and Refugees

refugees and disaster appeal

Appeal: Support for Displaced Persons and Refugees Ashford Lions Club is collecting funds to help Ukrainian Refugees. The money is being sent directly to Lion Clubs in surrounding countries to support them face to face on the ground. A Lion in Poland said “We are taking care of the families of children who are treated …

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Santa Sleigh ‘Thank You event’

Thank you event invitation

Santa’s Sleigh ‘Thank You event’ Santa is grateful for all the amazing support he has received in December 2021! So many charities and community groups were joining him during his visits on the Sleigh. The Ashford Lions would like to extend their thankfulness to Find A Voice Fairlawn Shortbreak Residential Service Ashford Vineyard Church Ashford …

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Santa’s Sleigh 2021

Santa Sleigh poster 2021

Merry Christmas Everyone! Again this Christmas, Santa is especially happy to have been able to team up with the Ashford Lions to bring fun and joy in challenging times. Santa is grateful have been able to raise awareness for all the good causes and work that is going on in our town. He loved seeing …

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Remembrance Sunday

Remembrance Sunday 2021 Nov. 14

Lest We Forget The club president represented the Ashford Lions at the Remembrance Sunday’s wreath-laying ceremony at Ashford’s Remembrance Memorial. This year we selected the quote “The living owe it to those who no longer can speak to tell their story for them.”

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Santa’s Sleigh 2020

Support Santa Sleigh card 2020

Merry Christmas Everyone! Again this Christmas, Santa is especially happy to have been able to team up with the Ashford Lions to bring a beacon of hope in challenging times. Santa is grateful have been able to raise awareness for all the good causes and work that is going on in our town in these …

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Charity Boot Fair

Ashford Lions Charity Boot Fair

On the August Bank Holiday, we were able to organize and run a Charity Boot Fair. Due to the current Coronavirus outbreak, charity fundraisers needed to be reassessed and reinvented in order to maintain safety. It was our first Boot Fair and we received positive and encouraging feedback from everyone involved. We are especially grateful …

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Protective face shields

To support immediate needs due to the Coronavirus outbreak our club successfully applied to receive an Emergency Grant from Lions MD105 British Isles Foundation. Identifying the need for protective face shields for the NHS, care workers and hospital staff in general, we responded to an outreach from the University of Kent to contribute with funding …

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