Author Archives: Jim Isaacson

Burrito Breakfast – Willow Glen Lions Club

When: Sunday September 10th, 2017
Where: 1275 Lincoln Avenue (near CVS)
One of the best Burrito Breakfasts you will have: 6 AM to 12 PM
Not a breakfast person? Enjoy a Hot Dog Meal: 11 AM to 2 PM

Willow Glen Lions are providing this food opportunity during Goombahs Car Club Cruise For A Cause Car Show: https://goombahs.squarespace.com/cruise-for-a-cause-1/

All varieties of custom and classic cars (vehicles) line Lincoln Avenue on Sunday morning September 10 and fill parking areas – starting very early in the morning. So you walk a little after parking somewhere in the area (or get your customer/classic car there early) and stroll Lincoln Avenue enjoying your review of the custom & classic cars and a beautiful morning in downtown Willow Glen. That will get your appetite ready for the Burrito and/or Hot Dog.

Cupertino Host Lions Fish-A-Thon: Hands-On Event Needs Volunteers

Cupertino Host Lions’ annual Fish-A-Thon has been recognized as a ‘best hands-on project’ in District 4-C6 and has been profiled in the Lion magazine. Volunteers make this event happened, make the event very meaningful to about 100 Participants – special needs children and adults (including clients of the Blind Center).

Date & Location: April 29 at Stevens Creek Quarry   Details are in the uploaded document Volunteers+Schedule 2017 FISH-A-THON.

Volunteers can help in a number of different areas:

  •      helping Participants fish;
  •      helping maintain & distribute fishing equipment;
  •      helping maintain identify of Participants’ fish,  icing through to distribution;
  •      helping serve breakfast and lunch;
  •      helping move all CHLC items back to storage and in the cleanup;
  •         (Breakfast and Lunch are served to Volunteers)
  •      helping in the Friday afternoon setup.
  •         (There is dinner Friday after the setup)

Willow Glen Lions: Rummage Sale April 22 – Donate Items

Willow Glen Lions is holding a rummage sale as a fundraiser for Willow Glen Lions Charities, Inc.  The funds raised support the charitable “We Serve” efforts conducted by Willow Glen Lions.  The “Request for Donations” is provided so that other Lions, and hopefully their neighbors, will find items no longer used and donate those items to the Rummage Sale.

The Rummage Sale will be held Saturday April 22, 10 AM to about 3 PM.  Location is at the First Congregational Church at the corner of Hamilton and Leigh Avenues, 1980 Hamilton Ave., San Jose, CA 95125.  Volunteers are welcome to help.  Willow Glen Lions will be actively recruiting new members during this event.Rummage sale request for goods

 

CCI DogFest Walk’N Roll – REMINDER – for Saturday 10/10

Lions!! Come and observe. Take your dog on this walk on Saturday 10/10/15. No dog? Bring the kids and/or grandkids. Dogs and humans both need to socialize.

IPDG Karen Fillmore will have a table for Lions District 4C6 and needs volunteers to assist and to be Lions – supporters of CCI.

Canine Companions for Independence (CCI) is sponsoring DogFest Walk ’n Roll Silicon Valley on October 10th (10 am-1pm) at Memorial Park in Cupertino. See the 9/26/15 posting for details, background information and how to join Lions Clubs Silicon Valley 4C6.

CCI DogFest Walk’N Roll – Saturday October 10

Canine Companions for Independence (CCI) is sponsoring DogFest Walk ’n Roll Silicon Valley on October 10th (10 am-1pm) at Memorial Park in Cupertino.

DogFest Walk ‘n Roll events are being held in many locations across the U. S. to raise awareness of CCI’s mission to provide life-changing assistance dogs free of charge to people with disabilities and as a major CCI fund raising activity. DogFest is Canine Companions’ signature national event. It is a dog-friendly and family friendly walk and festival. It is open to the public and is free. Support the amazing work CCI does to provide highly-trained assistance dogs to people with disabilities.

Website: http://www.cci.org

The DogFest Walk ‘n Roll is an opportunity to be present with CCI graduates, CCI dogs, CCI volunteers, CCI supporters. Lions and friends can walk, walk with their dog, or just observe (the DogFest part is various dog oriented displays and vendors along with entertainment).

You can join the “Lions Clubs Silicon Valley 4C6” team just by making a donation (just a few clicks and you’re done!). The most fun is being present but you can support the fundraising by being a virtual walker or making a donation through the team.

 Go to the team page: link:http://www.cci.org/dogfestsiliconvalley

To join the team (no obligation to be present/walk) register under team Lions Clubs Silicon Valley 4C6

To just donate, click on Donate, using find teams, find Lions Clubs Silicon Valley 4C6 and make your donation

Memorial Park is at 10185 N. Stelling Road, Cupertino, CA 95014; boarders Stevens Creek Blvd and across from DeAnza College.

DogFest Walk ‘n Roll Fundraiser for Canine Companions for Independence 10/10/15

10/10/2015 – 9:30am     That is Saturday, October 10.

Memorial Park – 10185 N Stelling Road, Cupertino, CA 95014

Canine Companions for Independence DogFest Walk ‘n Roll is a national event that raises funds to provide life-changing assistance dogs to children and adults with disabilities. Your participation at DogFest Silicon Valley will make a difference. Register now for this family and dog-friendly event.   Bring the kids, grandkids, the family dog.  Come as an individual, you will lots of interesting people and learn from interesting sponsors and providers.

Interest in a 4C6 Team?  Call Jim Isaacson 408-278-7077

CHICKEN, CORN & SAUSAGE FEED – Cupertino Host Lions

44th ANNUAL CHICKEN, CORN & SAUSAGE FEED

 Saturday – August 22, 2015

Blackberry Farm

21979 San Fernando Ave, Cupertino

 

Corn & Starters @ 4:00 PM

Dinner @ 5:00 PM               Raffle @ 6:00 PM

Price $25     Children 10 and under FREE!

 

STARTERS

DEEP FRIED CALAMARI, VEGGIE PLATTER,

BBQ SPARE RIBS, ANCHOVY BREAD,

HOT BREAD, CHICKEN WINGS,

AND FRESH HOT BUTTERED CORN

 

DINNER

BBQ CHICKEN, BBQ ITALIAN SAUSAGE, HOMEMADE CHILI,

TOSSED SALAD, POTATO SALAD, GARLIC BREAD, AND FRESH HOT BUTTERED CORN

DESSERT: Cobbler & Coffee

 

Purchase Tickets On-Line  https://chickenandcornfeed2015.eventbrite.com

Facebook event page:  https://www.facebook.com/events/613447648758832/

Net Proceeds Support Many Charitable Projects and Activities

Phone Jim Isaacson 408-278-7077 

Flyer     Corn Feed 2015

Cupertino Host Lions Wild Game Feed – Save The Date – Thursday, June 11

The one and only, the 55th annual,  WILD GAME FEED is on Thursday, June 11.

This unique, “beyond a BBQ”, event is held at Napredak Hall, 770 Montague Expressway, San Jose. It is organized by Cupertino Host Lions and the net proceeds support the charitable work of Cupertino Host Lions Charities, Inc. Our two well known ‘hands-on’ charitable projects are the Fish-A-Thon for children and adults with special needs and the Navajo Project – collecting and transporting donated items to Gallup, New Mexico.

Cupertino Host Lions invites Lions and non-Lions to this great event. The food is diverse and plentiful, the raffle has over 60 items (raffle items related hunting including over 30 guns and dinner & wine raffle items) and there is a live auction.

Dinner, Mug, Beer or Soft Drink, and Raffle Ticket   ………….. $90

Dinner only   ………….. $60

Tickets on line at     https://wildgamefeed2015.eventbrite.com     or

Lion Wayne Nishiura – waynen@argowin.com

mail to Wild Game Feed, 1517 Crespi Drive, San Jose, CA 95129

People wishing to volunteer Thursday during the day to help set-up or to help during the event can contact Lion Wayne Nishiura.