THE GLENDALE HEIGHTS BARANGAY LIONS CLUB
The Gift of Sight and Hearing
Glendale Heights Barangay Lions Club used eyeglasses collection box located on Army Trail Rd by the Jewel Store collected hefty numbers of used eyeglasses and hearing aids dropped by village residents and strip mall customers. Last Saturday, October 7, volunteer Lions counted and sorted 673 prescription glasses, 142 sunglasses, 5 hearing aids, 1 car key and 3 watches. The used eyeglasses are cleaned, recalibrated and packaged by Lions of Illinois Foundation for distribution by Lions Club International around the world for people in need of sight and hearing. The Lions are grateful to the donors of used eyeglasses and hearing aids for the help and care in providing sight and hearing. We thank the volunteer Lions for their time and help – Lions Bernie Olsen, Jessica Cachola, Mayet Cachola, Christine Tiojanco, Susan Galvez, Edwin Cachola and Jess Galvez.