DONCASTER LIONS CLUB PUBLIC BENEFIT STATEMENT Charity Number: 1178915
The club has an established process for reviewing and implementing requests for assistance This considers each of the possible causes or applications for funding and carries out a process of due diligence on each of the
possible beneficiaries, including assessing the worth of the beneficiary to the community. Donations are made for the benefit of needy people, groups and organisations in the central, eastern and southern areas of Doncaster.
In addition the club may make donations to Lions Club Multiple District sponsored appeals and Internationally through the Lions Clubs International Foundation (relief of poverty,
responding to disaster relief or help people with disabilities), thereby extending the public benefit overseas.
After due diligence, a recommendation is made to the club members who will vote on each request for assistance/donation.
The club also has a number of regular events which provide support and involvement for various sectors of the local community. These include:
The annual Santa Sleigh run around the central, southern and eastern areas of Doncaster.
The annual Fun & Sports day for people of all ages with a wide range of disabilities.
The annual Christmas party for children with a wide range of disabilities and special needs.