Funding Requests

The Foothills Lions Club is committed to helping deserving youth, seniors and community programs.

If you have a project or program that would benefit from some financial assistance from the Foothills Lions Club, please complete our Funding Request Form and submit it to Amy Bates as listed on the bottom of the request form for our consideration.

Please click here to open a printable Funding Request Form


Volunteer Projects 

Our goal and mission are to support and help our community. Below are just some of the volunteer projects we have participated in. 

Tour of Alberta BBQ, Town of Black Diamond Tour of Alberta, Black Diamond Campground flood remediation, RCMP Golf Tournament, Lions Family Spray Park Golf Tournament, CLERC (Canadian Lions Eyeglass Recycling Center), Foothills Hospice, Highland Games, Millarville Fair, Royal Canadian Legion renovations, Genealogy transcriptions, Griffiths Centre Casino, Adventure Smart, Foothills Search & Rescue, Millarville Half Marathon, Valley Neighbours Casino, Millarville Christmas Fair, Town of Black Diamond Light-Up, Town of Turner Valley –Diamond Valley Starlight Celebration, Placing Remembrance Day Wreath, Diamond Valley Parade and Discovery Days, Project Green Day, Turner Valley Triathlon


The funds we raise through our BBQ, received donations and other fundraising events are then donated right back into the Diamond Valley and area. Below are just some of the places we have donated to:

Royal Canadian Legion Spook House, Boys and Girls Club, Town of Black Diamond Light-Up, Town of Turner Valley –Diamond Valley Starlight Celebration, Remembrance Day Wreath, Gateway Gazette Coloring Contest, Literacy for Life, Oilfields Curling Club, Lions Foundation of Canada Guide Dogs, Black and Gold Awards, Lions International – Philippines Disaster Relief, Sheep River Health Trust – Golf 4 Wellness, Turner Valley RCMP Charity Golf Classic, Longview Youth Group, Town of Black Diamond Parade, Diamond Valley Community Garden, Lions Club of Calgary – Stars & Lions Fundraiser, Turner Valley Triathlon, Turner Valley Oilfield Society, High Country Rockies Hockey – Atoms, Nova Lions Club


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Contact Us

Tim Bears President


403-933-5785 (Main office)

Snail Mail:

Foothills Lions Club
Box 811
Black Diamond, Alberta
T0L 0H0


1st Tuesday of month – 7:00 pm

3rd Tuesday of month – 7:00 pm Dinner Meeting

Location – Royal Canadian Legion, 121 Sunset Blvd. East,

Turner Valley, Alberta

No meetings during July and August


Lions International
Lions Youth Camp
Town of Black Diamond
Town of Turner Valley