Lyons Glass Company, a glass retail and installation company in Alton, Ill., was selected as the August 2022 RiverBend Growth Association Small Business of the Month award recipient.

The award recognizes a different business each month for its community efforts and leadership. Lyons Glass is heavily involved in the community. It has sponsored several events and organizations along with holding fundraisers around town.

“We have sponsored the Bucket Brigade in the past through Pride, Inc,” Lyons Glass co-owner Jeanne Hill told The Telegraph. “And most recently, we have been sponsoring sports teams with Godfrey Park and Rec. We regularly help with fundraisers at local area schools too. We try to be a good neighbor by supporting community efforts.”

Lyons Glass has been in business since 1929. It was founded by Jim Lyons and bought by Perry Hill in 1982. The six-member company offers replacement and installation of glass, including laminated glass for an array of products. It also offers automotive glass replacement and chip repair.

For its residential customers, Lyons Glass provides custom shower doors, mirrors, thermal window replacement, window and screen replacement and repair, tempered glass, as well as tabletop glass, shelves, plexiglass and cabinetry glass, among others.