The Janesville Noon Lions Club uses its annual Rose Sale fundraiser to generate project funds to support community projects, including:
- Donated funds toward the library’s building expansion and services for people with vision impairments.
- Donated this facility to the City of Janesville and we continue to fund improvements.
- Contributed money to the renovation.
- Converted Goose Island to a beautiful park on the Rock River.
- Constructed the pavilion.
Janesville Youth Sports Complex
- Donated funds to “adopt” a field.
Walt Lindemann Sportsman’s Park
- Constructed a shelter in the park.
Janesville Schools’ Outdoor Lab
- Built the lodge that serves every student in Janesville.
Veteran’s War Memorial
- Built the Doughboy statue.
In addition to these landmarks, the Janesville Noon Lions Club contributed time and funds to:
- Transport eye tissue to and from Lions Eye Bank.
- Eyeglass replacement grants.
- Eyeglasses collection.
- Scholarships to students from Janesville Parker and Janesville Craig High Schools, the Wisconsin Center for the Blind and Visually Impaired, and Blackhawk Technical College.
- Leo Club – Youth organization at Craig High School.
- Salvation Army programs.
- Coordinated welcome signs for the City of Janesville.
- Children’s vision-screening program.
- Downtown Janesville Riverfront project.
- Sponsor for the Walk To Defeat ALS.