Lions club of Khopoli, established in the year 1971, has been actively involved in community service for almost four decades. Each year, the club strives to advance its mission of serving society through various need based, community centric projects in an endeavor to continue to make a positive difference in the community through its various initiatives.
Conducting Cataract Operations since 1989, the club has impacted the lives of thousands of needy and poor people who have been provided free cataract operation and post operation care. This year the club has successfully conducted500 free cataract operations. Additionally, the club also offers medical services like medical checkup camps for identifying heart ailments, diabetes, blood pressure, skin diseases, Aids awareness, etc. The Lions have also started a medical centre at Lions Garden that provides patients with medical consultancyand basic medicines at a subsidized rate. Each year more than 1,500 patients benefit through this program.Besides the club has also conducted a Jaipur Foot project and provides cleft surgeries for the needy.
Additionally, the club provides free anti snake venom vials for snake bite victimsthat saved countless lives over the years.
Presently the Club is busy establishing its own Service Center with the objective of having their own place to conduct club projects like medical camps, educational programs and community projects.
Lions club of Khopoli, readily reaching the masses.