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Craig's Dry Cleaners Supports Bristol Host Lions Club

As a local business in Bristol, TN for over the past 50 years, Craig's Dry Cleaners is excited to support an organization dedicated to helping our local community. The Bristol Host Lions Club received its Charter from Lions International on October 29, 1924, and the caring men and women of the local Charter have been making an impact on the community with their kindness ever since. It is part of a regional, national, and international Lions Club organization.

Club Projects for the Local Bristol TN/VA Community

Bristol Host Lions Club has a mission to serve our neighbors and helping the less fortunate in Bristol, VA/TN. The Bristol Host Lions Club supports and sponsors several services for the greater good of our community, including:

Free Eye Exams and Eyeglasses

Each year Bristol Host Lions Club provides hundreds of people with free eye exams and eyeglasses to assist those visually impaired and help combat vision loss and blindness in our local Bristol community.

Eyeglasses Recycling

Bristol Host Lions Club also collects used eyeglasses for distribution around the world and local medical missions. We partner with many local eye care professionals, local businesses, churches, and community groups to collect discarded glasses every year for recycling.

Free Hearing Exams and Hearing Aids

For those in need and suffering from hearing impairment, Bristol Host Lions Club helps by partnering with Bristol Regional Speech and Hearing.

Club Fundraising Projects

Besides serving our community through helpful services, Bristol Host Lions Club also conducts fundraising projects to help better serve our community with its free services for the less fortunate.

Major fundraising project hosted by Bristol Host Lions Club include

  • Broom Sale: The Lions Club brooms are some of the most famous in the area. Each year they have their Broom Sale at various locations in Bristol, and you can request to purchase a broom at any time by asking a Lions Club member.

  • Gun Raffle: The annual Gun Raffle is perfect for outdoor enthusiasts who want a chance to win and support a good cause. Using the Virginia Pick Three numbers, a winner is guaranteed each day during the month of the drawing.

  • Golf Tournament: There are many awards during this annual fundraiser hosted by Bristol Host Lions Club at a local golf course.

  • Rubber Ducky Race: A special fundraising event hosted during the Fourth of July celebration at Cumberland Park in Downtown Bristol.

How Craig's Dry Cleaners is Partnering with Bristol Host Lions Club

Eric Fields, the owner of Craig's Dry Cleaners, is excited to partner with a community-centered organization. Eric supports the organization's dedication to serve and believes partnering with Bristol Host Lions Club is another way for him and his business to show their support for helping our community. He has been blessed with support from the Bristol community, especially during the last year, and enjoys giving back for the betterment of our community.

Eric is thrilled to announce that Craig's Dry Cleaners is now a business location where you can purchase the famous Bristol Host Lions Club's brooms, tickets for the annual Gun Raffle, and a drop-off location for used eyeglasses.

Stop by Craig's Dry Cleaners at 1375 Volunteer Parkway #12, Bristol, TN to drop off your used eyeglasses for recycling or purchase a broom or raffle ticket to show your support for Bristol Host Lions Club.

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