Recycle for Sight Collection Up for September

The Sanibel Captiva Lions Club reports a strong collection of eyeglasses in September, as part of its Recycle for Sight Program. The month exceeded July and a slow August with a total of 338 items collected. “We are very pleased with the number and thank our community for stepping up in this cause,” said Lion Rick Wagner. “Many people in …

Lions Club Sponsors Sanibel Captiva Chamber Luncheon

The Sanibel-Captiva Lions Club sponsored the Sanibel & Captiva Islands Chamber of Commerce monthly luncheon, a networking opportunity for members on the second Tuesday of each month. It features a guest speaker, in addition to refreshments, a meal and dessert at a different location. “The islands have a wonderful business community, which regularly shows its support as sponsors and through …

Lions Join 10K Race 4 FISH as Gold Sponsor

The Sanibel Captiva Lions Club has joined the10K Race 4 F.I.S.H. as a gold sponsor. Race day is Saturday, Oct. 27 at the Sanibel Community House, where hundreds of runners will start and finish. The Lions Club proudly supports its worthy cause – the non-profit organization F.I.S.H. of SANCAP. “We are delighted to be a sponsor of the 10th annual …

Meet Our 2018-19 Officers

The Sanibel Captiva Lions Club elected Bob Kern as the club president for the 2018-2019 fiscal year. Kern has been an active member of the Sanibel Captiva Lions Club for the past 12 years. The club’s first vice-president is Jon Ahlin with 3 years of service; second vice-president, Bill Sartoris with 9 years; and third vice-president, Steve Schulz with 1 …

We Welcome Three New Lions Ready to Serve

The Sanibel Captiva Lions Club welcomed three new members at the Wednesday, June 20, dinner meeting. Lion Rick Siders inducted Rick Perry, Valerie Tutor and Lynn Kern – all of whom were presented the Lion pin from the their sponsors, who will help guide them in becoming a lifelong Lion. “Our club gives members an opportunity to advance worthy causes, …