Lions Club fund-raising this weekend
Lions Bread Fair: Tomorrow, Friday, June 14, the annual Bread Fair of the Lions Club of Funchal begins in Arriaga Avenue, near Largo da Restauração.
This event will include several musical performances, – at 18.00, the band ‘Os Infantes’ acts and at 20.00, Tuna de Bandolins.
On Saturday, the Folklore Group of the Immaculate Heart of Mary takes to the stage, at 10:30 a.m., and at Tuna Sénior at 18:00 p.m. Around 19.00pm the Folk Group Quinta Grande and at 11 pm the Madeiran group of Fados de Coimbra will perform.
On Sunday, June 16, at 15:30 p.m., the Dances with Tradition and Tertulia de Cantigas will take to the stage.
This social event aims to raise funds for the mission of Lions Clubs International, which involves combating hunger, blindness and various diseases. This mission includes support for youth, scholarships for university students, support for philarmonic entities, assistance to the population affected by catastrophes and families in need of food baskets. The preservation of the environment and peace in the world are still two themes developed by the Lions.