NOW:53154:USA00949
http://widgets.journalinteractive.com/cache/JIResponseCacher.ashx?duration=5&url=http%3A%2F%2Fdata.wp.myweather.net%2FeWxII%2F%3Fdata%3D*USA00949
26°
H ° L °
Light Snow | 9MPH

Local Lion and Leo Clubs Support Lions Eye Bank of Wisconsin March 17th

March 2, 2014

The Lions Eye Bank of Wisconsin (LEBW) located in Madison would like to invite you to join us, along with the Oak Creek Lions and Leos, South Milwaukee Lions and Leos, in Dining to Donate at one of thirty-eight Wisconsin Hospitality Group (WHG) owned Applebee's locations to help support National Eye Donor Awareness Month.

Fifteen percent of your dinner (excluding gratuities and alcoholic beverages) will be donated to the Lions Eye Bank of Wisconsin on March 17th, 2014.

You MUST bring a flyer to the restaurant to have the proceeds donated to the Lions Eye Bank of Wisconsin. The flyer can be printed from Lions Eye Bank of WI website, along with a listing of locations - www.lebw.org. The Oak Creek Applebee's is a participating location (7135 South 13th St., 53154).

What is National Eye Donor Awareness Month? A month devoted to honoring eye donors and corneal recipients, and increasing awareness of the need for eye donations. The eye banking community promotes the month of March as National Eye Donor Month in order to encourage eye donation in the communities that we serve. The first National Eye Donor Month was observed in 1983 as a result of a proclamation read by President Ronald Reagan designating March as an opportunity to raise awareness of the need to donate eyes, to recognize donors and their families, and to celebrate recipients. Since then, a member of Congress has continued the tradition and reads a proclamation into the Congressional Record each March.

This site uses Facebook comments to make it easier for you to contribute. If you see a comment you would like to flag for spam or abuse, click the "x" in the upper right of it. By posting, you agree to our Terms of Use.

Suburban News Roundup

E-mail Newsletter

Your link to the biggest stories in the suburbs delivered Thursday mornings.


Enter your e-mail address above and click "Sign Up Now!" to begin receiving your e-mail newsletter
Get the Newsletter!

Login or Register to manage all your newsletter preferences.

Community Watch

» Roundy's decides not to renew lease on Racine Pick 'n Save store 3/26

» Zoo Interchange ramp closing March 26-April 2 3/26

» Recall committee calls Franklin alderwoman a 'wicked witch' in flier 3/26

» Oak Creek High School track to be named after Jerry Anstett 3/26

» Fatal shooting under investigation in South Milwaukee 3/26

» Young Entrepreneurs Academy to pilot program at Greendale High 3/25

» Franklin High School seeks preschool-ready children 3/25

» Franklin Health Dept. asks residents to check home for radon levels 3/25

» New scholarship available to Franklin students pursuing careers in the arts 3/24

» Greendale High School educator, student recognized by Kohl Foundation 3/24

» Oak Creek's Drexel Town Square lands $1 million state grant 3/24

» St. Francis considers plan to reduce tax district debt 3/24

» Kayla's Krew gets caught in middle of playground fight over site options in Franklin 3/23

» The Sprint Episode Three: WIAA state basketball tournament retrospective 3/23

» Oak Creek reports former alderwoman Betty Kopplin has died 3/23

» Pleasant View Elementary seeks graduate memories for 50th anniversary 3/23

» Franklin mayor vetoes Froemming Park location for Kayla's Krew, calls for special meeting 3/20

» Strada Pizza due to open this weekend in Bay View 3/20

» Airport unveils 3 lactation stations for nursing moms 3/19

» Chick-fil-A proposed for Drexel Town Square approved 3/18

» Franklin targets Froemming Park for Kayla's Krew playground, county approval uncertain 3/17

» Chick-fil-A approved for Drexel Town Square, conditions and restrictions not yet specified 3/17

» Franklin officials applaud new expansion of cramped water and sewer facility 3/17

» Oak Creek still collecting donations for city time capsule 3/17

» Special meeting regarding 27th Street Reconstruction project to be held in Franklin 3/17

View All Posts Got a tip? Welcome rss

Advertisement

Advertisement

Local Business Directory


CONNECT