Charity and Donations

Light the Night for Sight is an evening walk celebrating the gift of sight and emphasizing safe summer celebrations. The walk is designed to raise awareness about the dangers of consumer fireworks, educate the public on the importance of sports eye safety and UV protection and provide information on how to preserve sight.

Light the Night for Sight walk to benefit Prevent Blindness IowaThursday, June 16thCheck-In: 6:30pmWalk Start: 7:30pmThere is no cost to participate. Walkers are encouraged to raise donations to support Prevent Blindness Iowa’s sight saving programs. Those raising $100 will receive a glow-in-the-dark T-shirt.Event website:

Or can contact Amy O’Brien at 515-244-4341 or

The Johnston Lions Club collects and recycles eyeglasses and hearing aids. The glasses are refurbished

and sent to those in need internationally.

Hearing loss is the most common and widespread form of physical disability in the United States today. Used

hearing aids collected by the Johnston Lions Clubs are refurbished by Lions Clubs International and allocated

to the needy at a very low cost.

Please bring prescription glasses and hearing aids with all additional attachments for the aids to a

collection container that will be available at the Light the Night for Sight Walk, on Thursday, June 16th.

The collection container will be at the Johnston Lions Club tent during Green Days.

Any questions, call Mary Jane Paez, 515 554 1170