Apply for funds

If you have a project or need that you think the Lions could help with, you are welcome to apply by downloading an application form

Please supply as much information as you can, and any relevant supporting documents.

Mail it to:

Lions Club of Methven
PO Box 88
Methven 7745

or email to:


The members of the Lions Club of Methven work on community service projects and raise funds for its Charitable Trust via various activities.  These funds are distributed back to the community through the trust.

The Charitable Trust meets regularly to assess applications for funds.  Those that best fit the aims of the trust and have a tangible benefit to the community take priority for the available funds.

The Objects and Purposes of the Club’s Constitution can be summarised:

  • To promote the improvement of literacy and numeracy
  • The provision of scholarships and prizes for academic achievement
  • To improve our community by meeting the needs of the aged or infirm, vulnerable women and young people, those affected by poverty, and public health needs
  • To promote the development of leadership and vocational skills in the community
  • To improve any Public amenities including public halls, libraries, museums, parks and gardens, sporting and pool facilities of a similar nature
  • Care for the natural environment
  • Protection of human life through rescue and emergency services
  • Protection of the welfare of animals
  • To provide assistance to other charitable organisations through hands on service, fund raising events and or the provision of sponsorship