Welcome to the Garden
​      Ridge​ Lion's Club web site

Since 1917, Lions Clubs have offered people the opportunity to give something back to their communities. The Garden Ridge Lions Club began its commitment to service over 40 years ago in 1973 and continues today by seeking out all forms of community need and developing ways to serve and satisfy those needs. We have the continued focus of meeting the commitment of all Lions adhering to the motto : “WE SERVE”.
The Garden Ridge Lions Charities, Inc. directly supports individual children and families in need with our Thanksgiving and Christmas food baskets and toys at Christmas for children. We also work hand-in-hand with agencies and other non profit organizations. These include Lone Star Lions Eye Bank, Boy's State & Girl's State, Texas Lions Camp Counselor Scholarships, Texas Lions Camp and many other charitable organizations.
​Come and join us....
The Garden Ridge Lions Club is always looking to recruit good men and women with serving hearts and a special passion to help those in need. ​​ The Garden Ridge Lions meeting is the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month 7:00PM at the Garden Ridge Community Center at 9500 Municipal Parkway. 
         "... over 40 years of community service"
President: Mark DuBois

Membership is key! ​  Invite a friend, relative or neighbor to join our club!​​​

Copyright © 2018, Garden Ridge Lions Club, All Rights Reserved
Garden Ridge Lions Charities, Inc. is the charitable arm (501c3 Charity) of the Garden Ridge Lions Club.  Charter - Donations


Upcoming Volunteer Opportunities:​​
​          “Where there is a need, there is a Lion”
What's Happening:

​Listen to Lion Mark Frye on Military Radio USA every Saturday from 8 to 9 a.m. on KLUP 930 AM The Answer Featuring mission and organization focused shows, you will receive Garden Ridge Lion event info. Click here for the website

                             HOW WE SERVE
                              Year In Review                                              2017 - 2018 
Click here for the full report​

                    Connect with friends,                              family and other                                    people you may know                            on the Garden Ridge                            Lions Facebook page

Congratulations to Virginia "Ginny" Batchler. Garden Ridge Lion's newest member. Ray Pitzen is the sponsor. Bill Foote presided  the July 25th event.
Congratulations to Audrey Katscmorak.  
Garden Ridge Lion's newest member. Josie Brestle was the sponsor with PDG Frank Kinald presiding over the June 27th induction event. 
Congratulations to Robert Horton.
One of 
Garden Ridge Lion's newest members. Mandy Hagy is the sponsor and Lion Hunter Bill Foote presided over the May 9, 2018 induction event.
Garden Ridge Lions are now conducting hearing testing for students in selected grades in Comal and New Braunfels ISD’s. Testing runs from September to early December.  For more information, contact Dick Holloway by e-mail (rehhardwood@earthlink.net) or phone (210-651-7431).

Lions make a difference! Literacy, being one of Garden Ridge Lions service goals and a call to action 10 year plan was met this week with a generous donation to our local Garden Ridge elementary school. The teachers were very excited with a $3900 donation.
Recent Lion News Click Here
The Garden Ridge Lions Club 46th annual Fish Fry-BBQ & Auction was fantastic!   Thank you everyone that attended, Business that donated and Lions members that worked so hard.  Click here for slide show and more info
The Garden Ridge Lions presented a check of $500 to Lions Club International Foundation (LCIF) to Lions District Governor Linda Davis at the Sept 26 Membership Meeting. The monies will be used for Disaster Relief efforts. L-R Mark DuBois, Garden Ridge Lions President, Linda Davis and Bill Swint, Garden Ridge Lions 1st Vice President

DATE CHANGE:  12th Annual Lions Club Family Picnic Saturday, Nov. 3, 2018 at Paul Davis Park 1:00–5:00 PM.
​​Food served at 3:00 PM Hamburgers / Hot Dogs / Potato Salad / Coleslaw / Watermelon plus Beer, Wine, Sodas & Water provided. ​Families please bring to share: If you last name starts with A thru L bring an Appetizer, M thru Z Dessert
Please RSVP by October 31st to Bill Foote (b1bill@Hotmail.com)
The Garden Ridge Lions presented a check of $500 to the Walmart 2018 Hurricane Relief Fund at Foundation For The Carolinas. This matching donation will fund efforts to respond and recover from Hurricane Florence. L-R Mark Meyers (Treasure) and Mark DuBois (President) of the Garden Ridge Lions, Melissa Salinas, Scott Rodgers and Alex Carter of the Walmart at FM3009 in Schertz, TX.

Josie Brestle shared her wonderful life story and experiences at the General Membership meeting Wednesday, Oct 10th. Thank you Josie, you are an amazing Lion.
The Garden Ridge Lions Club will be at the Garden Ridge Elementary Fall Festival giving away popcorn. The event is on Saturday November 3 from 10:30 to 3 pm at the school. This is a wonderful opportunity to expose our organization to a community of young parents and support our area community and it would be fun. Contact for more information contact Bill Swint (swint01@hotmail.com)