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Lions make historic food pantry donation

Published: Tuesday, May 21, 2013 10:50 a.m. CST
The Kirkland Lions Club recently donated $3,000 to the Kirkland Food Pantry. According to Kirkland Food Pantry volunteer John Royalty, this is the largest single donation to the pantry in its 21-year history. The Kirkland Lions Club was able to donate this amount due to a recent meat raffle, a very successful fundraiser conceived by Kirkland Lions Club President Greg Gissler. The community support for this event was tremendous, and the amount raised surpassed even Gissler's expectations.

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