Rio Grande Lions Club - Albuquerque, New Mexico
What we do...
Kids Sight Screenings throughout the Albuquerque Area
Provide Glasses for those in need
Support other Lions Clubs activities and fundraisers
Collect Used Glasses to be re-worked and sent to 3rd World Countries
Support Students who attend Diabetic Camp
Ground Transportation for Angel Flights
Volunteer at the New Mexico Special Olympics
Donate and Volunteer for other worthy causes
About Lions Clubs International
When it comes to meeting challenges, our response is simple:
We serve. In 205 countries, in hospitals and senior centers, in regions battered by natural disaster, in schools and in eyeglass recycling centers, Lions are at work, helping, leading, planning and supporting. Because we're local, we can serve the unique needs of the communities where we live. And because we're global, we can address challenges that go beyond boarders.
We want everyone to see a better tomorrow.
That's why we support sight programs and services including vision screenings, eye banks and eyeglass recycling, provide eye care services to those at risk of losing their sight, and raise donations through fundraising campaigns like Campaign SightFirst and Campaign SightFirst II.
We believe everyone deserves a healthy life.
From providing health programs that focus on hearing loss to supporting efforts to control and prevent diabetes, we're working to improve the health of children and adults around the world.
We empower the next generation.
Whether it's providing volunteer and leadership experiences in a Lions Club or sharing a message of peace through our Peace Poster Contest, our youth programs invest in the future by reaching out to young people.
We serve local communities - and protect the planet.
From performing hands-on service projects to providing emergency assistance, our community and environmental programs improve our communities - and protect the environment.
Contact us for Volunteer Opportunities in the Albuquerque, New Mexico Area