CCFJan2016EIn ACCFJan2016Dugust of 2015, the Punta Gorda Lion’s Foundation received a $5,000 grant from the Charlotte Community Foundation on behalf of their Donor Pauline Adele Kelly June Fund.  Half of the $5,000.00 grant was to be used for the Early Learning Coalition’s health screening of pre-school aged children which would include maintenance, indexing and storage of the equipment as well as assisting parents with treatment costs.  The other $2,500 was to provide the professional audio logical workups and assist in the purchase of hearing aids for its clients. 

On, January 21, 2016, Charlotte Community Foundation CEO, Julia Steele, visited Joyful Noise Early Education & Daycare and was able to observe the health screenings provided by the Punta Gorda Lion’s Club.