BEDFORD - OCTOBER 3, 2022 - The community came together in full force to help the Bedford Lions Club with their annual Pancake breakfast held twice each year. The fall fundraiser was held Saturday.
This year's, fundraiser had a great turnout with the weather cooperating to bring out people to support many of the projects the group helps on a local, national and worldwide level.
The Bedford Lions Club has helped many local families, causes and supporting them during time of need.
Since 1917, Lions Clubs offer people the opportunity to give something back to their communities such as building ramps and bring sight to the blind throughout the world.
There is approximately 1.4 million members who work to impact the community they live and work in.
The Global causes include:
Reduce the prevalence of diabetes and improve quality of life for those who are diagnosed
Vision - preventing avoidable blindness and improve the quality of life for people who are blind and visually impaired.
Hunger, serving to ensure all community members have access to nutritious foods
Environment - serving to sustainable protect and restore the environment to improve the well-being of all communities
Childhood Cancer - providing support for the needs of children and families affected by childhood cancer through impactful service activities.
Many other volunteers and organizations help with the fundraiser.
The Boy Scout Troop 343 helps at the Drive-Through Line
The Bedford Lions Club would like to extend a Thank you to everyone who makes this event a success every year.