November Swim in Aid of Pieta House Resilience Academy and Galway Lions Clubs causes focused on self-harm prevention

Attending Galway Lions Club November Swim Launch were swimmers: Ed Davies, Barry O’Connor, Brook Sheehan, Mary McGovern and Dee Sreeran. Also in photos are, Pat Connelly and Galway Lions Club President Geraldine Mannion. For the past 20-years Lions Clubs in Galway have organised a sponsored swim during the month of November. Individual club members and friends braving the cold seas, to raise money for our causes. This year we are again supporting Pieta House Resilience Academy and Galway Lions Clubs causes focused on self-harm prevention. You can support and encourage our swimmers during November by donating using the following link. https://www.idonate.ie/fundra…/GalwayLionsClubNovemberSwim

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Dinnys Do

Fintan Loftus General Manager Clybaun Hotel and Lions Club member, Fergal McAndrew Club President pictured with in background Michael Murray & Jim Kent organisers of Dinny’s Do’.  The event which is named after a famous Galway character, was inspired by ‘Eric’s Party’ which has been run by Dublin Lions for many years.  In its first year COVID restrictions meant that there could be no centralised party, so pizzas, soft drinks and other goodies were delivered to various homeless hostels throughout the city.  When they were consulted this year the hostel guests expressed a strong preference for a similar arrangement. On Friday 11th March Galway Lions made deliveries to six hostels

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Galway Lions Club’s Ukraine Crisis Appeal

  lPlease support by purchasing one or more tickets and be in with a chance to win a lovely Giant Easter Egg Hamper, from Orange – Handmade Chocolate.  A hamper will be raffled for every 50 tickets sold. Each Hamper consists of handmade easter egg(s) and a selection of chocolates or bars.  Tickets, on sale for €3, can be purchased at: https://www.idonate.ie/raffle/GLCEasterEgg

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Lenten swim for Pieta

Barry O’Connor (Project Chair) and Club President Fergal McAndrew present a cheque for é6000, the proceeds of our Lenten swim to Joe Burke of Pieta House.  Congratulations to all those brave people who braved the winter cold and icy waters for this worthy cause.

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Thank You

Galway Lions Club Christmas Appeal – Thank You for your support. To everyone who supported Galway Lions Club Christmas Appeal – through the Galway BayFM Radio auction, our Supermarket Collections and or our iDonate fundraiser – a very sincere Thank You! Despite the ongoing difficulties posed by Covid-19, the continued support of the Galway business community and the people of Galway has been overwhelming again this year. To all businesses who donated an auction item, made a donation or supplied services; to members of the public who bought goods online and everyone who dug deep to contribute to our i-Donate and Bucket Collectors – a very sincere Thank You. The

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Heritage Walking Trail Galway

                                          GALWAY LIONS CLUB                                            Dúchas na Gaillimhe – Galway CIVIC TRUST In October 2017 the innovation committee of Galway Lions Club initiated a project, with the goal of identifying and highlighting sites of historical, architectural and cultural importance throughout the city. Under the Chairmanship of Noel Meehan a committee (including members of Galway Lions Club, Dúchas Na Gaillimhe, Department of History NUIG and local historians)  brought the project to

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New President Installed for 21/22

After a very successful year at the helm President Brian O’Keeffe hands over the chain of office to incoming President Fergal McAndrew. We wish Fergal every success in his new role.

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