“The earth sustains human life. We’ve seen how our stewardship of natural resources can improve quality of life and increase engagement in our local communities. Our environment is more than a background: it’s our home. And we’re committed to caring for it.” Lions International

What has the Stirling and District Lions Club done to help the local environment?

  • We recycle!
    • A Guest Speaker from Quinte Waste Solutions came to one of our dinner meetings to teach us about our municipal recycling program and how we can use it in our hall.
    • We have a pop can recycling program as a fundraiser
    • We have a cigarette recycling program through TerraCycle as a fundraiser
  • Lions Park
    • We host a community garden for local residents to grow their own vegetables
    • We have planted native pollinator plants in the Lions Park for the health of Rawdon Creek, which flows by the park and to add to the local biodiversity
  • Environmental Service Projects
    • We’ve sold rain barrels for water conservation
    • We’ve adopted a local road to keep litter free