How Do I Donate?
All donations and sale proceeds go directly to supporting our programs.
Weekly Yard Sale
Donations of saleable items may be made 8:00 between 11:30 AM Saturday mornings at the Velona building. Or you can email (preferred) Doug at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 540-495-0640 to arrange a pickup of large items or a larger quantity of smaller items. Pickups are Tuesday and Friday mornings starting at 9:00 AM, weather permitting. We are unable to accept donations of the following items: mattresses, cribs, car seats, strollers, infant walkers/bouncers, computer printers, computer monitors, old-style CRT TVs, hazardous materials, damaged or heavily soiled items (we have no means for cleaning or repair). We appreciate your donations however please DO NOT leave donations in the Velona Building area unless Lions Club members are there to receive them. It is against dumping regulations. Thank you for your understanding and cooperation.
White Cane Day
White Cane Day is the one time of year Lions solicit direct donations to support our community programs. Usually in late Spring, LOW Lions Club volunteers will be stationed at various retail establishments in the area. Please donate what you can when you see them.
Selven Powell Memorial Golf Tournament
Hosted by the LOW Lions/Lionesses to benefit the Wilderness Food Pantry and Orange County Student Scholarships. Held annually at the LOW Golf Course. To register or for sponsorship information contact: Charlie Ostlund 540-903-7796
Cash donations may be dropped off at the cashier during the weekly yard sale or mailed to:
Lake of the Woods Lions Club
P.O. Box 605
Locust Grove, VA 22508
Wilderness Food Pantry
Non-perishable food items may be dropped off in the donation basket in the LOW Clubhouse foyer, in the donation box at the weekly yard sale or at the Wilderness Food Pantry during hours of operation. See monthly schedule here. Cash donations specifically for the Pantry may be sent to the address above with designation “for Wilderness Food Pantry”.
The LOW Lions Club is always seeking new members to join us in service to our community.
Following the recommended guidelines regarding the Novel Coronavirus, we are cancelling the LOW Lions Yards Sales for March 21 and 28. Also we are suspending all pickups until Friday, April 3rd. We will begin accepting requests for April 3rd pickups on Wednesday April 1st pending reevaluation based on the latest guidance available at the end of March. We appreciate your understanding.
Lake of the Woods Lions Club Foundation is a 501(c)3 charitable organization and all donations are tax deductible to the extent permitted by law.