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Next Meetings
November 7th,
Clayton Hotel,
Lapp's Quay,
Cork City Centre
(All Welcome)

Interested in joining Cork Lions Club?
email us at info@corklionsclub.ie or come along to our next meeting

Forthcoming Events

Gouganbarra Swim
Sat, Sept 9th

Sandycove Island Swim Sat, Sept 16th

Lord Mayors Heritage Concert
Sat, Sept 30th

Visit our other pages to see what we do -

Christmas Food Appeal
Message in a Bottle
Photo Gallery
Charter Dinner
Handover 2017
Contact Us
Golf Classic
Recycle for Sight
Youth Ambassador
Peace Poster
Trabolgan Project
Lee Swim 2015
Patricks Hill Ball Run
City Centre AEDs
Photo Archive
Useful Links
About Us

Ongoing Campaigns

Message in a Bottle
Message in a bottle


Recycle for Sight
Recycle for Sight

Peace Poster
Peace Poster



Links to Lions Network

District 105i

Lions Magazine
Lions International Magazine





Welcome to Cork Lions Club
serving Cork since 1957 - one of 122 Lions Clubs in District 133 Ireland part of Lions International -
the largest service organisation in the world
Supporting Local Charities for over 50 years

Next Meeting Clayton Hotel, Tuesday November 7th 8pm -
New Members Welcome!
if you need to contact us email info@corklionsclub.ie

Rebel Plunge Donation to the City Centre Defibrillator Project

Rebel Plunge Cheque Presentation

Lord Mayors Heritage Concert 2017
Thanks to all the musicians and singers who made the concert such a great night
Heritage Concert
Heritage Concert

AED/CPR Training
 Thanks to Cork City First Responders for running our first AED + CPR course for staff of Electric Bar and the North Gate Cinema


Thanks to everyone who particiated or supported the various Swims this year!! - Rebel Plunge, Lee Swim, Sandycove Swim 
Swims 2017

City Centre Defib Project

DG Handover 2017
Congrats to Cork Lion Club Member Teresa Dineen on taking over the role of District Governor for the newly established District 133 Ireland.
Teresa best of luck in the year ahead!!

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Club Handover 2017
Brian Daly handing over the chain of office to Aisling Barry - wishing Aisling the best for her term of office
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Well done to all the Lions Club Members who made the Trabolgan Holiday Project another great holiday for all participants - thanks to Tim Donovan and Der Cogan for their great work as usual!

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Cork Lion in An Post Lions Centenary Stamp

Lions Centenary Stamp

Cork Lions Past President Der Cogan with Annie Cronin, Douglas feature in the An Post Lions Centenary Stamp - the photo was taken at the Trabolgan Holiday Project in 2016.
Well done Der - looking good!!

Thanks to Nigel O'Sullivan and Christians Boys College
for their assistance in getting an AED installed at the Savoy on Patrick Street and Leisureplex on MacCurtain Street

AED Patrick Street AED MacCurtain Street

Thanks to everyone who supported
the Cork Lions Golf Classic on May 19th!
A great day was had by all and we look forward to your support next year.
Winners on the day were -

1st   -   David Scully            
2nd   -    AIB                          
3rd   -  O'Leary Insurances
4th   -   Kearys Cork          

Thanks to everyone who supported
the Fort2Fort on April 9th
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Thanks to the 500+ cyclists and all the Lions Club members + family and friends for their support on the day

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Sat 22nd July                                                        Thursday 8th June

City Centre Defibrillator Project
Cork City Centre AED locations

Our first 5 AED locations in Cork City Centre

Thanks to everyone who supported
the Patricks Hill Ball Run

Ball Run 2017

Cork Lions & Lee Swim Presentation of cheque to Enable Ireland

Swim Presentation

Thanks to everyone who supported our
Christmas Food Appeal 2016
With your help we were able to provide over 700 hampers to the deserving of Cork City

Christmas Food Appeal 2016

Youth Ambassador Project
Thanks to Christine who represented Cork Lions in the national finals in Dublin on Jan 14th. Christine gave a great presentation but was unsucessful on the day - thanks for being such a worthy ambassador!

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Cork Lions City Centre Defibrillator Project
AED # 2 has been installed on Gallaghers wall on MacCurtin Street

Cork City Centre Defib Project

if you would like to support our project please donate via the button at top right of this page

Lions Centenary Guide Dogs Project
Lions club of Ireland are donating money to Guide Dogs for the Blind in Cork to to help train guide dogs. These dogs will not only serve people who are blind but will also work as assistant dogs for children with autism

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Peace Poster 2016
Pupils from Scoil Aiseiri Chriost in Faranree and St. Brendans in the Glen impressed the judges with the standard of their entry's into this years Peace Poster Competition

Thanks to all the pupils and staff for their support

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Recycle for Sight Campaign
Recycle for Sight
Members of Cork Lions Club showing the Certificates of Appreciation which will be presented to the Libraries of Cork City who have been supporting the Recycle for Sight Campaign  for the past 3 years

Presentation to Cork Street Pastors
President Brian Daly presents a cheque to David Hoey of Cork Street Pastors to support their great work on the streets of Cork

Cork Street Pastor Presentation

Lord Mayors Heritage Concert 2016

Heritage Concert 2016

Thanks to all the performers who made this another night to remember
A great night was had by all !!

Fossetts Circus Day Out Sept 8th

Gerald Kean sponsored a performance of Fossetts circus in
Blackpool in Cork on Thursday, 8 September last.  
disadvantaged and disabled children attended. Gerald kindly invited Cork Lions Club to be associated with the project as he is a great admirer of the work of Lions Club.

Cork Lions 2016 Fossetts Circus
(Thanks to Cork Examiner for the image)

Lions AntiBullying Campaign

click on image to open a pdf of the Lions leaflet


email: antibullying@corklionsclub.ie
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

Cork Lions Club Leaflet

Why not donate to Cork Lions Club?

Why not join us and give something back to the community?
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Recent Beneficeries

National Council for the Blind

L'Arche Cork

Blood Bike South

Eating Disorder Cork

Marymount Hospice Charity Shop

Scoil Aislinn

Scoil Bernadette

Arc House Cancer Centre

Hope Foundation

Down Syndrome Ireland

Lord Mayor's Flood Appeal

Guide Dogs for the Blind
Life Centre, Shanakiel

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 2013

Various Education Projects

Sandy Cove Swim

Heritage Concert 

Cheque Presentations

Bingo Night

Helpful Steps Charity Ball

Lions Peace Poster