Woodbridge and District Lions Club Activities

The club principally provides support for those in need within the Woodbridge and District Lions Club’s area of responsibility (Woodbridge, Orford, Bawdsey, Wickham Market, Framlingham, Grundisburgh, Rushmere St Andrew, Kesgrave, Martlesham and all communities in between). Examples of the support the club provides includes:

Quay Time

An afternoon meeting held once a month for those in the community seeking companionship.

Read more

Message in a Bottle

The club regularly purchases and distributes the MIAB, free of charge, as part of its service in the community supplying bottles to doctors’ surgeries, libraries, pharmacies and other suitable public venues.

Read more

Christmas Food Hampers and Children’s Presents

For many years the club has bought and distributed food hampers at Christmas time.

Read more

Christmas Sleigh

One of the highlights of the club’s year is accompanying Santa, on his sleigh, around the town bringing fun to families and children and collecting funds toward the club’s charitable purposes.

Read more

Community Groups and Families

Each year, the club makes a number of grants to groups, families and individuals needing support in our area which cannot be provided through Government or other non-Government agencies.

Read more

Individuals

Each year, the club makes a number of grants to individuals living within the area requesting support for specific activities with which they are personally involved.

Read more

Litter Pick

Annually the club picks litter on an area of the coast within its area of responsibility.

Read more

Public Celebrations and Special Events

Voluntary organisations such as The Woodbridge Horse Show, The Woodbridge Shufflers (who organise the Town’s 10 km Road Race) and The Woodbridge Regatta Committee, call on our support to help deliver their public activities efficiently and safely.

Read more

Martlesham Heath 10 km Road Race

For some twenty five years the club has organised and delivered the Martlesham Heath race as part of the County’s 10 km athletics programme.

Read more

Transition Woodbridge and Woodbridge on Show

The club keenly supports both local organisations.

Read more

Woodbridge Regatta

For many years the club has given organisational support to the Woodbridge Regatta Committee.

Read more

Zone Swimming Gala

Each year, local Lions’ Clubs join together to organise a swimming gala in Ipswich for those in Suffolk who are Special Educational Needs and Disabilities.

Read more

The Art Exhibition

The art exhibition is a bi-annual event, hosted at a central Woodbridge location and supported by Kesgrave Art Club amongst others.

Read more

Print pageEmail page