Our club was chartered November 17, 1983. We formed our 501C(3), San Marcos Lions Club Foundation, Inc on that same day. As a club we have screened over 34,000 vision screenings for kids and seniors in North County San Diego. We also raise funds to provide free eyeglasses and free vision screenings for those in our region.
We sponsor our local boy scout and girl scout troops, as well as the San Marcos Boys & Girls club and various other local orgnanizations.
There are many reasons to become a member. As a Lion, you'll:
• Help our community
• Gain valuable skills
• Make an impact on people's lives, both
locally and internationally
• Learn to be a leader – and lead a
• Network with business people in our
community and around the world
• Energize your life and have fun
You'll grow personally and professionally. And you'll know that what you do is worthwhile and appreciated.”
San Marcos Lions are conducting FREE vision screenings for children of all ages at various community Health and Street Fairs and pre-schools.
Lions Clubs International is the world's largest service club organization with more than 1.4 million members in approximately 46,000 clubs in more than 200 countries and geographical areas around the world.
To provide our community with a viable source of financial support for the procurement of testing and treatment of the sight and hearing impaired.
Our efforts focus on school-age children and senior citizens whose economic means do not allow them to seek out the discovery and treatment of sight and/or hearing infirmities.