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Lion's Club extends thanks to several sponsors


On Oct. 14 and 15, the Manning Lions Club held their annual Candy Day fundraiser. The Manning Walmart Store and the Manning Piggly-Wiggly Store graciously provided space at their entrances for club members to solicit donations from customers as well as provide information on Lions Club activities and projects.  These projects provide services to the needy individuals in Manning and surrounding communities, including:

·eye exams, eyeglasses and hearing aids

·corneal transplants and cataract surgery

·eye screening for preschool and elementary school children

·support camps for blind and sight impaired

·help provide leader dogs for sight impaired

·construct and install wheelchair ramps

·transport and distribute food and other essentials

·and work with local health care officials to promote diabetes testing and awareness

In addition to donations from individuals at the store sites, the Manning Lions received donations directly from the following businesses and entities:                                                                        

American Pontoon, Anderson Pharmacy, Brunson’s Pharmacy, Buddin Construction, Coffey & McKenzie PA, Corner Diner, Cottingham Insurance, D&H Bar-B-Que, Dog House, Ellen’s Nails, EZGO Golf Carts, Florist Shop, Hellen, FTC, Heichmeyer, Dr. Lisa, Hill Printing Co., Johnson, Durant & Nester LLC, Edward Jones, Whit Jordan, Key Properties, Scott Wannamaker, Litchfield Real Estate, Palmetto Equipment, Prothro Chevrolet, Creech Roddey Watson Insurance, Ricky’s Tree Service, Rigby Oil,  Smoothing Massage, Southern Lakes Therapy, Sparrow & Kennedy, Stephen’s Funeral Home, Sub Station II, Superior Marine, Tammy Cupp Real Estate, LLC, The Shoppe (Ruth Lambert), The Swimmin Hole, Thomas Concrete, Terry’s EXXON, TR Golf Carts, Walker Tire, Dr. Way, Whitt Automotive, Wyboo Golf Club.

The Manning Lions Club thanks the entities above and the Manning Community at large for their generosity in supporting the activities of the club. Contact the Manning Lion’s Club at P.O. Box 754, Manning, SC 29102 or by email at manningsclions@gmail.com.