Making our communities a better place to live, work and grow
Lions Australia is Australia’s largest service club with more than 1200 clubs in Australia and Papua New Guinea. Lions are friends, family and neighbours who share a core belief: community is what we make it.
At the Lions Club of Manly, we aim to empower volunteers to serve our community, meet humanitarian needs, encourage peace and promote international understanding.
About the Lions Club of Manly
Lions is a community service organisation and at the Lions Club of Manly we are dedicated to be helping our community thrive through a range of projects, including helping local community organisations, humanitarian aid, medical research, disaster relief and more.
Here are some of the regular projects we organise through the Lions Club of Manly:
- Manly Markets Monthly BBQ
- Annual Circus Quirkus – Free tickets for disadvantaged children and their carers paid by donations from businesses who purchase the tickets
- Collection of second hand eye glasses
- Car sponsorship for Tibetan driving classes
- Feed the Hungry: Food collection at the local supermarkets to support community centres and homeless shelters
- Diabetes awareness: Hand out leaflets at shopping centers to create awareness
- Support (financial) of the nippers programmes
- Support for the purchase of ‘walkers’ for handicapped children
Want to get involved?
We are friends, family and neighbours working together for our community.
What’s going on?
Last year may have slowed us down, but it hasn’t dampened our spirits or our continued efforts in the community.
Right now we are busy speaking with sponsors and supporters for our annual circus, Circus Quirkus. This is a great event that enables disadvantaged children to get a long for a day of laughter, magic and acrobatics.
Keep an eye out for us back at our monthly markets at the Manly Village Public School, and at local supermarkets doing food drives for the less fortunate. We’re also actively collecting aluminium cans and bottle caps that go towards our Hart Walker Project.
We’d also love to hear from you if you have any Community Projects you think we should be supporting at, or we could be the catalyst to start.
Click Here to complete our Community Needs Assessment.
Get in touch if you’d like to find out more!
More than sausages.
Where there’s a need; there’s a lion
Helping your community locally and globally, supporting medical research, youth, people with a disability, disaster relief, fundraising for worthwhile causes.
Be a part of the change. Join the Manly Lions Club.
Why become a member?
We are blessed to live in one of the most beautiful places on earth and live to a standard that many can only dream of. By joining the Lions Club of Manly you can give back to our wonderful local community, as well as do more for the wider national and international communities we serve.
In addition to giving back, our members benefit from meeting new people and extending their networks with lasting friendships, learning new skills and experiencing personal development, and much more.
From supporting the leaders of tomorrow through our youth programs, to rallying together in times of natural disaster, Manly Lions (and our sausage sizzles) are making a huge difference in our communities.
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Become a Lions Club member
Every single member and supporter helps us do more in our local community. The Lions Club of Manly are always looking to expand through new and vibrant members who want to make a difference; locally, nationally and internationally.
Lions club members are men and women who strive to make a difference in their local community as well as in communities worldwide. Their volunteer efforts go beyond the support of vision care, to addressing unmet health and education needs worldwide.
Join and serve as member, or in a board role as a director, or other board vacancy. Membership is open to men and women over the age of 18 years and of good moral character and reputation.
If you are interested in becoming a member of the Lions Club of Manly, please contact us.