Children in Need 2014

Braintree Lions, with the help of Witham Lionesses, were once again out in force collecting for the annual BBC Children in Need appeal. The Lions started with early collections at Braintree Railway Station. We would like to thank all the commuters that donated £124.43. We then collected at Freeport Braintree on Friday and Saturday. Over… Read More »

Presentation to BLISS Charity

At our Club meeting on Thursday 9th October we were able to make a cheque presentation to the BLISS Charity.  BLISS is a charity that supports families with premature and sick babies.  A cheque for £2500 was presented to Clare and Tracey representing the BLISS organisation from Past President John Hedges. This donation was a… Read More »

BYPC Presentation

Braintree Lions were very pleased to recently visited BYPC, the Braintree Youth Project Charity. During the visit we were able to make a donation towards equipment for the Youth Centre. This donation will help the charity provide recreational facilities for 11-18 year olds in Braintree.  BYPC is a safe place to go away from home,… Read More »

Keeping Rayne School Safe

At a recent meeting the Lions Club of Braintree were asked if they could provide Rayne Primary School with a number of Hi-vis Jackets for their pupils. We were very pleased that today we received this email: Hi Stan, A large box arrived yesterday with some excellent Hi-Vis jackets in! (just in time for some… Read More »

Food Bank Presentation

Whilst we were very pleased to present the actual cheque to Braintree Food Bank at the end of January. At the regular Braintree Lions club meeting last week we were able to present a large photo cheque. The photograph show Club President John Hedges presenting the cheque.

Lions Help the Braintree Food Bank

Braintree Lions Club are very pleased to have donated a £750 Tesco voucher to the Braintree Food Bank. This organisation provides a vital service to so many people in Braintree.

1800 Pairs of Glasses

As part of Braintree Lions on going commitment to recycle old spectacles to help others, Lions are also known as ‘Knights of the Blind’, we are really pleased to have sent another 1800 pairs to Lions Clubs in Midhurst and Chichester. We have now recycled so many pairs even we have lost count. If you… Read More »