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The Iron River Lions Club was organized on January 15, 1963. We were sponsored by the Brule Lions Club. At that first meeting, 29 charter members were inducted. (Click here to see a list of the charter members.)

Through the years, Iron River Lions have supported many facets of life in the Iron River area through projects and donations. Below is a partial list of Lions' activities...

Purchased the first Iron River Ambulance

Purchased Fire Fighting Equipment

Purchased the Zamboni for the ice rinks

Donated land for the ice hockey rinks and baseball diamonds

Continual financial aid for Hockey and Baseball teams (equipment, lighting, fencing, and uniforms

Donated to Pony Football League in Douglas County

Sponsored Boy and Girl Scouts

Donated to DARE program

Purchased wooden playground equipment for and donated funds for updating equipment at the Iron River Elementary School

Supported Iron River Area Foundation

Supported local families' and individual's needs (hearing aids, eye glasses, eye medication, handicap access ramp, special swimming equipment for hearing impaired)

Sponsored At Risk children from Iron River to attend summer camp

Sponsored local children to attend Wisconsin Lions Camp

Donated to Iron River Library building project

Ongoing support of Iron River Library

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