Cork City Centre
Interested in joining Cork Lions Club?
email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or come along to our next meeting
Christmas Food Appeal Collection
Dunnes Ballyvolane - Fri/Sat Dec 1st/2nd
Dunnes Blackpool -
Fri Dec 1st
Tesco Mahon -
Sun Dec 3rd
Dec - 8th
Visit our other pages to see what we do -
Christmas Food Appeal
Recycle for Sight
Drive In Bingo
Patricks Hill Ball Run
City Centre AEDs
Message in a Bottle
Recycle for Sight
Links to Lions Network
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Lions International Magazine
Welcome to Cork Lions Club
Registered Charity Number: 20205915
serving Cork since 1957 - one of 100 Lions Clubs in District 133 Ireland
part of Lions International - the largest service organisation in the world
Supporting Local Charities for over 65 years in Cork
Next Meeting Clayton Hotel, Dec 5th -
New Members Welcome!
if you need to contact us email email@example.com
Thanks to the Clayton Hotel for their continued support - https://www.
Cork Lions Christmas Food Appeal Charity Auction
Click on poster to go to Bidding Site
Bidding opens Mon Dec 4th 10am - closes Fri Dec 8th Midnight
This year as part of our food appeal we are holding an online Christmas Auction
We are appealing to the businesses in Cork to donate vouchers for goods or services which we will auction to generate funds for our Annual Christmas Food Appeal -
if you are interested in supporting our fundraiser please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Thanks to everyone who made our Bingo Night a great success - thanks to your support we raise over €2300 for our Food Appeal!!
Peace Poster Competition 2023
Thanks to all the students and staff of St Brendans and Scoil Aiseiri Chriost Primary Schools who participated in our Peace Poster Competition - theme "Dare to Dream". Cork Lions had a great day judging the posters and costumes in both schools!!
Winning poster Alana Leahy of St Brendans
Below are other poster entrys and costumes
Lord Mayor's Heritage Concert 2023
Cork Lions Club members who helped organise this years Lord Mayors Heritage Concert
Cork Lions Handover 2023
Thanks to Lord Mayor Cllr Kieran McCarthy who hosted the Cork Lions Handover
We took the opportunity to make donations to local causes during the handover -
Childhood Cancer Foundation, Little Blue Heroes, Cork First Responders, Cork Life Centre.
Cork Lions were delighted to support a project where the club donated 8 Ukuleles to Peter Neville who works with youths in recovery through the HSE Child and Adolescent Addiction Service, Arbour House. Peter will use the instruments to teach the Ukulele to a group of youths who attend a recovery program three days a week
Winning team AIB of Cork Lions Golf Classic kindly sponsored by Fitzgeralds Menswera, Patrick St., Cork
Cork Lions Golf Classic 2023 Runners Up IPC and 3rd place IEC
Thanks to all teams who participated !!
DG Handover 2023
Cork Lions were delighted to host the DG Handover 2023 recently in the Clayton Hotel where Cork Lion Kevin Harty has taken over as DG from outgoing DG Ger Cashman
DG Kevin with wife Mary
Outgoing DG Ger with wife Mary and Incoming DG Kevin with wife Mary
Outgoing DG Ger with wife Mary, Deputy Lord Mayor Cork City, Incoming DG Kevin with wife Mary, Cork Lions President John Walsh with wife Teresa
Patricks Hill Ball Run 2pm March 19th 2023
thanks to everyone who made this years Ball Run a great success - special thanks to Flex Cork who sponsored the event
Our winners are as follows -
thanks to all the members, family and friends who helped set up the Ball Run,
sold balls and helped out on the hill on the day
click on the photo below to see a short video of the 2022 Ball Run
Cork Lions March in Cork St Patrick's Day Parade
Christmas Food Appeal 2022
Thanks to everyone who supported our Christmas Food Appeal - with your help we were able to support over 300 needy families in Cork city!Thanks to everyone who supported the Christmas Food Appeal Bingo Night
Cork Lions donate Defib cabinet to Cork First Responders -
unit installed at Deckys Shop, Ballyvolane
Unit installed at Irwins Pharmacy, Mayfield
Young Ambassador entry
Big thanks to Sam Cooke who represented Cork Lions Club
at the National Young Ambassador final recently in Kilkenny
Congrats to all entrants - well done all!!
Fort2Fort October 2022
Well done to all involved in the Fort2Fort Fundraiser in aid of the Mercy Hospital!
Cork Lions at Senior Times in City Hall
Thanks to all members who manned our information stand at the recent Senior Times
Peace Poster 2022
thanks to all our entrants!!
TeePee Donated to Scoil Aiseiri Chriost
Lord Mayors Heritage Concert Oct 2022
thanks to all the CLC members and performers who supported the Lord Mayors Heritage Concert in City Hall on October 1st. A great night was had by all!!
Thanks to all the members and swimmers who made these events such a great day out!!
Tom Jones Collection - thanks to everyone who supported the Lions Club at the Tom Jones Concert!!
CLC Greyhound Night Out!!
Great night at the Greyhounds!!
Cork Lions donate Defibrillator to Ukraine
Past Lion Don O'Leary and members of the Life Centre team recently travelled to the Ukraine border where they passed over a Defib donated by Cork Lions Club for a maternity hospital. The team also donated several generators, gas stoves, sheets, blankets and essential supplies for people still living in the war zone.
Cork Lions Defibrillator Location in St Lukes
Cork Lions have added another AED location to their Defibrillator Project
Pictured is Cork Lions President Garry Ryan and receiving the AED from Martin Holohan of St Lukes Dental Practice who kindly donated the unit.
Recycle for Sight Drop Off Locations
Cork Lions club works in co-operation with Cork City Libraries to collect old glasses
Keep Well Booklet
Galway Lions Club have worked with the HSE on a Mental Health Initiative to “Keep Well" during Covid.
The areas covered include; Stay Active, Stay Connected, Switch Off, Eat Well and Mind your Mood.
Some of the contact addresses are Galway based but the advice is relevant and has universal appeal
You can download a copy of the booklet by clicking on the image below -
City Centre Defibrillator Project
Locations Sep 2021
Click on image to go to Google Maps version
Blackpool Community Centre T23 TR7A
Peace Poster 2021
Thanks to all the students who participated in the 2021 peace poster competition - the standard was very high and the judges had great difficulty in choosing this years winner
Peace Poster Overall Winner is Narelle Lavoie Tonga.
Winning poster Scoil Aiseiri Chriost, Farranree
Winning poster Scoil Aiseiri Chriost
Winning poster St Marks National School, The Glen
Thanks to all participating schools !
Lions AntiBullying Campaign
click on image to open a pdf of the Lions leaflet
if you would like to receive leaflets for your school
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
Why not donate to Cork Lions Club?
Why not join us and give something back to the community?
Life Centre, Shanakiel
Cork City First Responders
National Council for the Blind
Blood Bike South
Eating Disorder Cork
Marymount Hospice Charity Shop
Arc House Cancer Centre
Down Syndrome Ireland
Lord Mayor's Flood Appeal
Guide Dogs for the Blind
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 2018
Various Education Projects
Sandy Cove Swim
Lions Peace Poster