About Us
 

The Lions Eyeglass Recycling Center of Northern Virginia is located at 601 S. Carlin Springs Rd., Arlington, VA 22204.  The Center’s purpose is to recycle used eyeglasses and provide them to optical missions sponsored by Lions clubs and other groups that distribute donated eye eyeglasses to needy people. 

The Center is a division of Virginia Lions Eyeglass Recycling, Inc. of Lions Multiple District 24.  Our Center operates at two locations, a main Center in Arlington and an Annex in New Baltimore, VA.  In addition, the Lake of the Wood Lions Club and the Lake of the Woods Lioness Club, the Park West Lions Club and the Lions District 22-C Eyeglass Recycling Center, at their respective locations, recycle eyeglasses in support of the Center .

 
 Volunteers to do the work and conduct the business of the Center.  These come from Lions, Lioness and Leo Clubs, and other community service and charitable groups and individuals.  We have a dedicated group who do this but there is always a need for more hands.  

Lions from four clubs in Lions District 24-A provide its volunteer staff: 

 

Chief Operating Officer: 

Lion Roy Davis, Tysons Corner Lions Club

 

Operations Managers:

Lion Marilyn Harned, Mason Neck Lions Club (Main)

Lion William (Doc) Plummer, Fauquier Lions Club (Annex)

Lion David Collyer, Mason Neck Lions Club (Main)

Lion Marie Davis, Tysons Corner Lions Club (Main)

Lion Roy Davis, Tysons Corner Lions Club (Main)

 

Treasurer:

Lion William Wildhack, Arlington Host Lions Club

 

Board of Directors:

PDG Joseph Volpe, Vienna Host Lions Club

PDG Charles Trigger, Spotsylvania Lions Club

Lion Phil Loar, Falls Church Lions Club

Lion Ben Wyles, Fairfax Host Lions Club

Lion Roy Davis, Tysons Corner Lions Club

Lion William Wildhack, Arlington Host Corner Lions Club

 

 
We are a Virginia chartered non-profit, tax exempt foundation organized under the provisions of Section 501(c) (3) of the Internal Revenue Code.  All contributions, including eyeglasses, are tax-deductible.  Our tax I.D. Number is 54-1670712.  
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Lions Eyeglass Recycling Center of Northern Virginia

lercnova@verizon.net

 
601 S. Carlin Springs Road    
Arlington, VA 22204-1044    
Phone: 703-656-4787    
Fax: 703-656-4787    
Revised: September 6, 2011