On a bright and sunny Sunday, October 12, the club hosted its annual Charity Golf Outing at the Glendale Lakes Golf Club in Glendale Heights. More than 40 golfers teed off at the links. Golfers enjoyed grilled lunch after 9 holes. Cash prizes to the best golfers were awarded during the dinner after the golf outing.
Twenty volunteer Lions participated in the two-day Lions Club Candy Day street fundraising October 10-11, Fri-Sat. The Lions volunteers held the street campaigning at two busy street intersections: North Ave & Bloomingdale Rd., and Army Trail & Bloomingdale Rd. The club grossed more than $3,000 during the two-day street fundraising.
More than 200 grade school children from Glen Hill Elementary School walked with their parents to the school gym Oct. 8 for a community get-together with the teachers, school administrators and the Glendale Heights Barangay Lions volunteers to celebrate the annual Walk Your Child To School program. The Lions prepared morning snacks of cookies, donuts, fruits and fruit juices for the students and teachers.
The Glendale Heights Barangay Lions Club participated in the annual Village International Day, Sunday, October 5 at Camera Park. Diverse ethnic groups from the village community strutted colorful costumes, artwork, music and native dances. The club participated in the Parade of Fashion, sponsored a Filipino Dance Troupe to perform a colorful native dance. The village treated the community to ethnic cuisine provided by local restaurants.