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Still Growing

In the past month or so we have added 5 new members to our club. Even though Covid-19 has temporarily shut many things down – including our ability to meet in person like we used to we have still managed to find some new members to join us! And thanks to our partnership with Western… Read More »

Covid Relief!

Today we helped Western Wake Crisis Ministry distribute food to families impacted by Covid! In fact, for the past several months we have been partnering with Western Wake Crisis Ministry to do mass food distributions to those in need. We rent a freezer truck and provide volunteers to prepare bags of non-perishables on Friday. Then… Read More »

A Global Force For The Good Of Humanity

Lions Clubs International Foundation (LCIF) is the 501c3 charitable arm of Lions Clubs International (LCI). There are more than 1.4 Million Lions in literally thousands of local Lions Clubs spread across 200 countries around the globe. All of those clubs send some portion of the funds they raise each year to this International Foundation so… Read More »

Multi-Community Food Drive

Three Lion’s Clubs & CAPA join together for a huge community-wide food drive & fundraiser to benefit local pantries and western wake county residents. Donation Drop Off Scheduled for Saturday, September 12 from 9am – 3pm at the following locations: 1338 N Main St, Fuquay-Varina (Food Lion parking lot) 517 N Main St, Holly Springs… Read More »

2020 Roadside Cleanup

As of 7 pm today July 20 Green Level Church Rd now has 20 big oranges bags less trash littering it sides. Thanks to 10 Scouts and 10 leaders and parents the cleanup went well. With temps hovering around 96 degrees the crew did not waste any time. The top two finds .. A $1… Read More »

Camp Dogwood Bus

On June 27th at the North Carolina Lions Inc meeting we showed off the new camp vehicle that the Apex Lions Club helped make possible. We issued a challenge to other clubs in the state with matching funds to raise awareness for the need and to encourage other clubs to contribute as well. This vehicle… Read More »

No Meetings in May or June

We are still unable to meet due to the closure of the CC Jones building. Please stay tuned for updates. We will send email to members when we plan a meeting (online or otherwise).

Helping Those In Need

The Apex LIons Charitable Foundation presented WWCM a check for $2,500 today to assist in their efforts to provide food for families impacted by the Coronavirus (COVID-19). The food ministry is in need of cereals, pasta, pasta sauce, soups, and foods such as beans & vegetables and snacks and meal items for kids. You can… Read More »

Meeting Canceled

We have canceled all meetings for the month of March due to the concerns of spreading Coronavirus. We appreciate your understanding.

Fish Fry Canceled

Due to the COVID-19 threat we have decided to cancel the Fish Fry originally scheduled for March 20. We hope that we will be able to schedule it again later as the threat subsides. We appreciate your understanding!

Flying For The Flag

Jim Kilpatrick is founder, Team Leader and lead pilot for the Bandit Flight Team. He graduating from Western Carolina University in 1968 then joined the Air Force as a pilot. He was a fighter pilots and flew 257 missions in the F-100 Super Saber in Viet Nam and among his medals he holds two Distinguished… Read More »

Snow Closing!

Unfortunately, for the second consecutive meeting we have poor weather conditions to deal with. This time it is an incoming snow storm. So we will not be meeting this evening as originally planned. Please stay home and stay safe!

Meeting Canceled Tonight

Fellow Lions, Due to tonight’s inclement weather forecast, I’m going to cancel tonight’s regular meeting.  Please be safe and see you again at our next meeting February 20th. Lion Rich Engates President, Apex Lions Club

New Member Installed

This evening we also installed a new member. Lion Tony Formichelli became the newest member of the Apex Lions on January 16th, 2020. Tony had been aware of our club for some time and had witnessed us in operation at the NC State Fair as well as our Fish Fry. He moved here from New… Read More »