Lions Club seeks grant applications

Applications will be accepted through Oct. 28 for the latest grant program conducted by the Grand Junction Lions Club.

Using proceeds from its annual carnival and raffle, the Grand Junction Lions Club gives away about $100,000 a year to a variety of community projects. Over its 90-year history, the club has given away more than $7 million.

Grant applications are now available for the coming year. Applications and requirements for consideration are available on the Grand Junction Lions website at www.gjlions.org by clicking on the Community Betterment Committee link and downloading the PDF application.

Applications can also be picked up at Brown’s Shoe Fit, located at  425 Main  St. in downtown Grand Junction. Completed applications must be turned in at Brown’s Shoe Fit no later than  5 p.m. Oct. 28.