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Next Meetings
June 5th,
Clayton Hotel,
Lapp's Quay,
Cork City Centre
(All Welcome)

Interested in joining Cork Lions Club?
email us at or come along to our next meeting

Forthcoming Events

Golf Classic -
Friday, May 18th

Rebel Plunge -   Sunday, June 10th

Lee Swim 5:30pm, Saturday June 30th

Visit our other pages to see what we do -

Christmas Food Appeal
Message in a Bottle
Photo Gallery
Charter Dinner
Handover 2017
Contact Us
Golf Classic
Recycle for Sight
Youth Ambassador
Peace Poster
Trabolgan Project
Lee Swim 2015
Patricks Hill Ball Run
City Centre AEDs
Photo Archive
Useful Links
About Us

Ongoing Campaigns

Message in a Bottle
Message in a bottle


Recycle for Sight
Recycle for Sight

Peace Poster
Peace Poster



Links to Lions Network

District 133

Lions Magazine
Lions International Magazine





Welcome to Cork Lions Club
serving Cork since 1957 - one of 122 Lions Clubs in District 133 Ireland part of Lions International -
the largest service organisation in the world
Supporting Local Charities for over 50 years

Next Meeting Clayton Hotel, Tuesday June 5th 8pm -
New Members Welcome!
if you need to contact us email

Cork Lions Golf Classic 2018

Golf Classic 2018

Charter Dinner 2018

Charter Dinner 2018

Click on Link to Charter Dinner 2018 Photos to see all photos

Patricks Hill Ball Run 2018 - 2pm Sunday March 18th -
Thanks to everyone how supported the Ball Run!!
Click on right hand photo to see video of this years Ball Run
go to Photo Gallery for shots of the event...

Ball Run 2018   2018 Ball Run

The winning balls are as follows -

#1    Marlynne Headworth
#2    Ailis Coleman
#3    Megan McCarthy
#4    Mark Crowley
#5    Teresa Cadogan
#6    Kate (No Surname)

City Centre Defibrillator Project
we're delighted to say that our 8th location is now up and running at Luigi Malones on Emmett Place

AED Cork City Centre  Cork AED

Young Ambassador Competition
Thanks to Siomha Mahon who represented Cork Lions Club so well at the recent Young Ambassador Competition. Well done to all the competitors.

Young Ambassador

Click on the image to see a video on Lions Club of Ireland District 133


Thanks to everyone who supported our Christmas Food Appeal !!
We are extremely grateful for all your support from your food donations, support for our bag packs and cash donations!
Thanks to your support we were in a position to make over 500 hampers available to the needy in Cork City.

Food Appeal  

Charity Auction in aid of Christmas Food Appeal

Thanks to everyone who donated items for the Charity Auction.
Also thanks to everyone who came along on the night and supported the auction. We are delighted to say that we raised over €3500 towards the Christmas Food Appeal

Xmas Charity Auction  
Xmas Charity Auction

Peace Poster Competition 2017 - thanks to the pupils and staff of
Scoil Aiseiri Chriost in Farranree and St Brendan’s school in the Glen

Bingo Night at the Kerrymans!
thanks to Ger Kerrigan and family for organising a great night in the Kerrymans last night - a great night was had by all and much needed funds were generated for the Christmas Food Appeal
Bomgp 2017

Rebel Plunge Donation to the City Centre Defibrillator Project

Rebel Plunge Cheque Presentation

Lord Mayors Heritage Concert 2017
Thanks to all the musicians and singers who made the concert such a great night
Heritage Concert
Heritage Concert

AED/CPR Training
 Thanks to Cork City First Responders for running our first AED + CPR course for staff of Electric Bar and the North Gate Cinema


Thanks to everyone who particiated or supported the various Swims this year!! - Rebel Plunge, Lee Swim, Sandycove Swim 
Swims 2017

City Centre Defib Project

DG Handover 2017
Congrats to Cork Lion Club Member Teresa Dineen on taking over the role of District Governor for the newly established District 133 Ireland.
Teresa best of luck in the year ahead!!

DG Handover 2017 DG Handover 2017

Club Handover 2017
Brian Daly handing over the chain of office to Aisling Barry - wishing Aisling the best for her term of office
Handover2017  Handover2017


Lions AntiBullying Campaign

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Interested in knowing more about Cork Lions Club?

Cork Lions Club have put together a leaflet in an attempt to convey who we are and what we are about. We have asked members to explain what being a Lion means to them and some of the recipients of Lions donation meant to them.

Click on the picture to open the leaflet

Cork Lions Club Leaflet

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Recent Beneficeries

National Council for the Blind

L'Arche Cork

Blood Bike South

Eating Disorder Cork

Marymount Hospice Charity Shop

Scoil Aislinn

Scoil Bernadette

Arc House Cancer Centre

Hope Foundation

Down Syndrome Ireland

Lord Mayor's Flood Appeal

Guide Dogs for the Blind
Life Centre, Shanakiel

Downs Syndrome Cork

Cork Academy of Music

Trabolgan Holiday Week

Christmas Food Appeal

Haven Centre in North Gate Bridge

What have we done?

500 Hampers distributed in Christmas Food Appeal 

Fundraising Activities (over €700,000 raised for Cork causes to date)

Annual Senior Citizens Holiday Week in Trobolgan

Annual Christmas Food Appeal

Lee Swim 2013

Various Education Projects

Sandy Cove Swim

Heritage Concert 

Cheque Presentations

Bingo Night

Helpful Steps Charity Ball

Lions Peace Poster