FREDERICK, MD – June 23, 2022: The Lions of Yellow Springs Fund has been established with The Community Foundation of Frederick County and becomes one of its more than 750 component charitable funds.
The Yellow Springs Lions Club was chartered in 1958 with 23 members, growing to as many as 40 members. Since the club is closing this year, the Yellow Springs chapter of Lions Club International, has created this fund with the intention of continuing the support of local community activities and programs. The fund will also provide grant support for years to come to the following nonprofit organizations: Community Living, Inc., Day Break Adult Day Services, Inc., Leader Dogs for The Blind, Inc., and Lions Club International Foundation. The Lions meet the needs of local communities and the world every day because they share the core belief of serving their communities through humanitarian services.