The Lions Eyeglass Recycling Center of Northern Virginia, Inc., operates at a main location in District 24-L located at 919 South Monroe Street, Arlington, VA 22204. Additional satellite recycling centers are located at Lake of the Woods Lions and Lioness Lions Clubs, Park West Lions Club, Remington Lions Club and Northern Shenandoah Valley.
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. Volunteers do the work and conduct the business of the Center. These volunteers come from Lions and Leo Clubs, and other community service and charitable groups and individuals.
District 24-L Lions serve as elected officers of the Center and provide volunteer staff. The current officers and Board of directors are: