The Lion's Club meets the 2nd and 4th Monday of each month at the Bawlf Community Centre at 7:30pm

For more information please contact:
Daryl Reinke (780) 373-3775
Gordie Blatz (780) 373-3733
Larry or Linda Nikiforuk
                    (780) 373-2477
or any Lion's Club member.

Bawlf Lions Club

-The Bawlf and District Lions Club was founded in 1981. The Lions are volunteer service group whose aim is” to take an active interest in the civic, cultural, social, and moral welfare of the community they serve.”

-The Bawlf and District Lions Club meets the second and fourth Monday of each month.  We raise funds and provide volunteer labour to support local programs and facilities and provide financial support to a wide variety of charity organizations.

-The Bawlf and District Lions Club raises and contributes approximately $20,000 annually to various community initiatives as well as numerous hours of volunteer labour.

-Recent local community support includes:

School                                                                                         Recreation
Funding for gym audio/visual system $28,000                    Upgrade Lions Tots Playground$43,000
Annual Lions Scholarship$ 750                                              Funding for outdoor gym facility $14,000
Sponsor hot lunch program                                                   Sponsor Family Day Activities
Project Pride: Canadian Flags for Grade ones                     Stock sports park fish pond
Equipment for visually impaired students                           Sponsor Family Fun Day at the Park
Ad Hoc support for various school programs                     Support Rec Board to maintain facilities
Funding for leadership development trips

General Community
Construction of new Community Centre $100,000
Annual maintenance and operation of Community Centre $10,000
Supplied and planted trees in the Village
Assist Bawlf Fire Department purchase equipment
Fund audio books for Bawlf Library and a variety of other programs
Donation to local initiatives such as Camrose Family Wilderness Camp, Providence Place Daysland, Daysland Handivan and Daysland Medical Centre
Benevolence donations to families in need

Recent Provincial funding initiatives include:
STARS (The Alberta Lions Clubs were the main financial sponsors of the initial STARS program)
Lions Diabetes Education Program
Donations to Camp HE-HO-HA, CNIB, Cancer Walk, Ronald McDonald House. Stollery Children’s Centre, Juvenile Diabetes, and sight and hearing research

National/International Initiatives include financial support for:
Dog Guides Canada (free support dogs for people with hearing loss, epilepsy, PSTD etc.
Leader Dogs for the Blind (training of service dogs for the blind)
Lions Club International Foundation which provide support for community disasters, medical research, medical services such as vaccinations and family health support in third wold countries, Sight for Life which provides eye glasses and eye surgery in underprivileged areas of the world

We need your help
We welcome members of the community to join our club to help with the work we do. Much of what we have accomplished is due to past community support.We need continuing community support of our regular fundraising activities which include Mother’s Day Breakfast, Grey Cup Pool and Casinos.If you are interested in joining our club or volunteering to assist us in our various community initiatives please talk to any Lions member.

Hours of Operation
Office Hours

Monday - Thursday
8:00am -4:00pm
Closed from 12:00 - 1:00 pm
Box 40
203 Hanson Street
Bawlf, AB
T0B 0J0
Phone : 780-373-3797

Fax: 780-373-3798