BY THE NUMBERS

13,700
Articles of clothing sent by the Ocean City Lions in Maryland to wounded veterans. The club also has donated more than $132,000 in gift cards to them.

1,600
Miles traveled on a motorcycle in 33 hours by Lion Ross Hunter and Jim Frank to raise funds for Devils Lake Lions Club in North Dakota. Stopping only for fuel, the two rode in pouring rain and temperatures in the 40s.

115
Names submitted by schoolchildren in the Name the Lions Club Lion contest of the Palos Lions in Illinois. The winning name was Alpha, meaning “a Lion’s purpose helping all.”

12
Members of the Merrill Lions Club in Oregon who went door to doordistributing fliers to inform residents when the water would be safe to drink again.

2,348
Keys collected by Grand Terrace Lions in California to melt down for scrap metal with proceeds to benefit needy children and the blind.

21
Bike racks installed in downtown Paso Robles, California, by the Paso Robles Lions.

3,200
Apple dumplings sold by the Lisbon Lions in Ohio at the Johnny Appleseed Festival.

22
Cobs of corn devoured by a patron at the annual corn feed of the Alvarado Lions in Minnesota.

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