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By Mike Rothgeb
The Creswell Chronicle 

Springfield Lions Club and The Brattain House 'Where there's a need, there's a Lion'

 

April 5, 2018

Mike Rothgeb/The Creswell Chronicle

The Springfield Lions Club conducts a raffle every year and the proceeds are awarded to a local organization that supports the community., This yea's recipient was Springfield's Brattain House. On April 2 the Springfield Lions Club resented a check for $5,247.59 to Brattain House. Pictured are Tod Taguchi, Dale Bachman - Lions Club Treasurer, Dale Howard, Henry Miller - Lions Club Director, Silvia Ceja - Brattain House, and Lee Wacker.

Many people know of the Lions Club and their fight to bring eye disease and blindness to light, but what people may not know is everything else Lions do for their communities. Locally, the Springfield Lions Club supports organizations and its residents in numerous ways. Whether it's eye disease, homelessness or education, the Springfield Lions are on the hunt.

The Lions Club has been fighting and raising awareness for blindness, hearing loss and diabetes, while also supporting youth, the environment, feeding the hungry and aiding disabled seniors since 1917. Celebrating its 100th Anniversar...



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